One of the most important and intimidating steps in the job search process is writing a good resume that gets the attention you want and need from the potential employer. Unfortunately, many job seekers get overwhelmed before they even get started. The result is poorly-written resumes that are built on top of templates that don't do the job seeker any good.
Today, Resume or Curriculum Vitae(CV) has to appeal to potential employers while also being optimized for the electronic age. Whether you are handing a resume over in person or are emailing an electronic copy to be added to an online database, the words you use and the formatting you choose will make a big difference.
This course teaches you not just what a resume should look like, but what it should say. It walks you step-by-step through the creation of the most common sections found on resumes in today's job market. In addition to helping you determine what information should be included, it also goes a step further to help you realize what pitfalls to avoid when creating this powerful job application tool.
1 Day (includes assessment)
9:30 am to 5:00 pm
- Purpose of the Resume
- CV vs Resume
- Types of Resumes with examples
- Tips for writing Resumes
- Features of Resume
- Do’s and Don’ts when writing a Resume
- How to prepare a cover letter
- Cover letter examples