ObjectiveResume Profile Why you fit the job. Career Summary Use if applying for specific job. Use if posting resume widely.
Objective Strengths, abilities and qualifications for the particular employer.
Research the Company What are their values? Do they have a lot of turnover? Who is the hiring manager? Do you know someone at the company?
Resume Profile About you, not the employer. Skills, accomplishments & career level. Creativity. Keywords. Certifications, advanced degrees.
Opener for Resume Profile Bartholomew Gonzalez is an overachiever when it comes to people. Bart enjoys helping people achieve over and above the highest level of their potential, from the very young to the very not-so-young, as well as the special needs community.
Cover Letter Intro – Position Hiring for. Body – How you meet their need. Closing – Express desire for follow up.
KeyWords Include keywords in your resume if you intend to upload your resume to a job search board.
KeyWords Question: What keywords are employers searching for your desired position? How to find the answer: Search for your desired position on Job Search Engines. Look for common theme in the keywords.
Presentation Tips Include personalized cover letter. Include white space. Include your email address which should be email@example.com. firstname.lastname@example.org Keep resume under 2 pages.
Resume Format Chronological – use if you have stayed in the same field Functional - use if you have switched fields
CYC Professional Dev 2012 Advanced LinkedIn for the Job Seeker Use Your Network (Online & Offline) to Find a Job Meaningful Networking: Online & Offline
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