Resumes For Dummies, 6th Edition

Book description

Write a winning resume and land that job interview!

Is your job search stalling out after you submit a resume but before you're offered an interview? With a recession that has caused a 10% unemployment rate affecting 15.3 million Americans, having a winning resume is vital to securing an interview-and it demands a fresh look at how you write your resumes and market yourself.

Whether you're entering the job market for the first time, looking for a new job after a lay off, or changing careers, Resumes For Dummies shows you the ropes and rules for a new era in recruiting and jobsearching.

  • Instructions for writing an inclusive core resume

  • Tips on targeting a known position, or tailoring a resume to specific industries

  • Common resume-writing mistakes to avoid

Updated with the latest information on privacy issues in the electronic age, Resumes For Dummies is your go-to guide for getting your foot in the door.

Product information

  • Title: Resumes For Dummies, 6th Edition
  • Author(s): Joyce Lain Kennedy
  • Release date: February 2011
  • Publisher(s): For Dummies
  • ISBN: 9780470873618