Writing a resume doesn’t have to be difficult. You can do a simple one in about an hour, and a few more hours will give you a very nice resume. In short, this book gives you all the information you need to get your resume into employers’ hands today—so that you can start getting interviews that will lead to job offers.
Chapters 1, 2 and 3 are about getting an acceptable resume finished quickly. They'll help you get your resume done today, so that you can get started on your job search this afternoon. After all, your desire is not to do a perfect resume — it is to get a perfect job. Chapter 5 shows you how to adapt your resume for use on the Internet, including some tips on the latest innovations in blogs and Web portfolios. Chapter 6 shows you how to go back, when you have time, and refine the resume you created in earlier chapters. And finally, chapter 7 is a stupendous collection of more than 50 real resumes written and designed by professional resume writers from the Career Masters Institute. You can use these samples to get ideas for the wording, layout, and design of your own resume.