Find sample resumes and cover letters on Job Hero
Don't pick one you have to pay for; just get some ideas!
According to the Riverside County Office of Education's Job Search Handbook, "Resumes often get less than one minute of an employer's time--make that time count for you! Your goal is to get an interview. Ask yourself this question before presenting or mailing your resume: 'Would I, if I were an employer, call me for an interview after looking at this resume?'"
What does "resume" mean?
Sample Job Objectives here
Resume headings and action words
When you are finished, check yourself with this list
Example of a simple resume
An excellent website to look for local jobs and to see what other people's resumes look like is www.Indeed.com.
Just fill in what and where to find jobs or find samples of resumes!
What about COVER LETTERS??
Here is some excellent new information from our Australian friends from
"Open Colleges" about cover letters--
In Career Cruising, click on the "Employment" tab for more on these topics:
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