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<ul><li> 1. RESUMES<br />OR MARKETING YOURSELF<br /></li></ul> <p> 2. 98<br /> 3. PERCENTAGE OF ALL RESUMES<br />THAT DONT EVEN GET LOOKED AT<br /> 4. 10<br />SECONDS<br /> 5. THE AVERAGE TIME YOUR COVER LETTER RECEIVES <br /> 6. 20 SECONDS<br />THE TIME YOUR RESUME RECEIVES<br /> 7. RESUME BASICS<br /> 8. WHAT A RESUME IS<br />A SALES TOOL<br />IT IS NOT A LAUNDRY LIST<br /></p> <ul><li>A LIFE HISTORY </li></ul> <p> 9. A PROFESSIONAL HISTORY 10. ABOUT YOUR HOBBIES 11. ABOUT YOUR FAMILY 12. ABOUT YOUR SALARY 13. A WORK OF ART 14. A STATEMENT OF YOUR PERSONAL PHILOSOPHY ON LIFETHERE ARE NO RULES<br />THERE ARE EXPECTATIONS<br /> 15. FIRST THINGS FIRST.<br />WHO ARE YOU?<br />WHERE ARE YOU?<br />HOW TO GET IN CONTACT WITH YOU.<br /> 16. REMEMBER, THAT THIS IS ALL ABOUT MARKETING YOURSELF NOT JUST A LAUNDRY LISTING OF WHAT YOUVE DONE<br /> 17. CAREER SUMMARY<br /> 18. SELL IT<br />DONT TELL IT<br /> 19. RELEVANT SKILLS<br />CONCISE<br />TEXT NOT A LIST<br /> 20. PROFESSIONAL<br />EXPERIENCE<br />(YOUR JOBS)<br />RELEVANT BUT NOT OVER 10 YEARS OLD<br /> 21. EDUCATION<br />CREDENTIALS<br />CERTIFICATIONS<br /> 22. BE DETAILED<br />INCLUDE CONTINUING EDUCATION<br />ENSURE RELEVANCY<br /> 23. HONORS, AWARDS AND AFFILIATIONS<br />THESE DISTINGUISH YOU FROM OTHERS<br />WILL BE VALUABLE TO YOUR EMPLOYER<br />PUBLIC SPEAKING, AWARDS, IF YOU ARE PUBLISHED, REMEMBER IF IT IS REALLY IMPRESSIVE IT SHOULD BE IN YOUR CAREER SUMMARY<br /> 24. FORMAT <br />OPTIONS<br />TO CATCH <br />AN EYE<br /> 25. FORMAT RULE #1 <br />EYE CATCHING BUT READABLE<br />3CS<br />CLEAN, CONCISE, CONSISTENT<br /> 26. THREE GENERIC TYPES<br />CHRONOLOGICAL<br />FUNCTIONAL<br />HYBRID<br /> 27. COMPUTER<br />GENERAL GUIDELINES<br />RELEVANT<br />SPECIFIC<br />KEY WORDS<br />VIDEO RESUME<br /> 28. PARAGRAPHS<br />VS<br />BULLETS<br /> 29. FONT<br />STYLE<br />OPTIONS<br />(BOLD, UNDERLINE, ITALICS)<br /> 30. TEN COMMON ERRORS<br />Dont Rely On Outdated Sources<br />Dont Include Every Job Relevancy<br />Listing Only Job Duties Rather Than Accomplishments Answer This Question What Did You Accomplish In This Job That Someone Else Might Not Have?<br />Dont Include Subjective Descriptions Just The Facts<br />Dont leave out volunteer work if its relevant you still did it even if you didnt get paid<br /> 31. TEN COMMON ERRORS<br />Dont include inappropriate information family, height, weight, salary history, etc.<br />7)Dont overdo the creativity clarity is more important<br />8)Having tiny inconsistencies attention to detail<br />9)Sending in a resume without a cover letter.Research and customize it for making a compelling case for yourself as a candidate.<br />10)Believing every piece of resume advice you get.Ask 10 times, get 10 answers.<br /> 32. ACTIVITY<br /> 33. THE COVER LETTER<br />KEY SELLING POINTS<br />UNIQUE<br />CONCISE<br />ACHIEVEMENTS<br /> 34. STRATEGY<br />OPENING<br />BODY<br />CLOSING<br /> 35. PROOFREAD POLISH - FINALIZE<br />PROFESSIONALISM<br />ATTENTION TO DETAIL<br />ANSWER THE EMPLOYERS BASIC QUESTION<br />WHAT CAN YOU DO FOR ME?<br /></p>