Job Search: “The Six Biggest Resume Mistakes”

 Job Coach Randy Wooden, Director of the Professional Center by Goodwill, shares about ‘curb appeal and content’ when it comes to your resume.

The ‘Professional Center by Goodwill’ is located inside the Goodwill Industries building off University Parkway and Coliseum Drive in Winston-Salem     (336) 464-0516    www.GoodwillProfessionalCenter.org

Check out Randy’s articles http://www.goodwill.org/author/randy-wooden/

Reminder: LinkedIn event every Thursday from 9 to noon…

 

“The Six Biggest Resume Mistakes”

“Content” and “Curb Appeal”

“Curb Appeal”

  1. Typos and grammatical errors
  2. Dull, boring: Utilize bold, underline, italics, white space
  3. Information overload: Two pages, maximum… avoid overuse of bullets.

“Content”

  1. Format choice: Chronological or functional
  2. Customize with key words
  3. Accomplishments: Quantify if possible. Use action words.

 

 

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Verne Hill


Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm