Signs of a Great Résumé: How to Write a Résumé that Speaks by Scott Vedder

By Scott Vedder

Your résumé could be packed with !@#$%.

Just ask Scott Vedder.

Scott has built an easy technique to make your résumé communicate for itself, utilizing !@#$%, the indicators of an exceptional Résumé. each one signal showcases your event and talents and highlights your maximum achievements and contributions.

! Any a part of your event that was once “amazing!”

@ Defining issues, locations, dates and issues on your career

# Numbers that quantify and end up your prior successes

$ The greenback price of your contributions

% Figures that simply convey progress and results

Whether you are a contemporary grad or a CEO, a rubbish collector or an astrophysicist, you should use indicators of an exceptional Résumé to make your event shine… and recruiters like to see a few great, glossy event on a résumé!

This lighthearted publication offers a good method of the intense company of writing résumés. Scott’s sort is funny, effortless to appreciate and enjoyable to learn …if he does say so himself! during this ebook you are going to easy methods to customise your résumé for every task utilizing !@#$%, tips to write an outstanding disguise letter and more.

So what are you awaiting? purchase this ebook and get to work!

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GOOD EXAMPLE: Detail-oriented accounting professional with six years’ experience at a high-volume firm. Proven background partnering with vendors for software upgrades. The summary statement just gives a high level overview. You’ll notice that it didn’t specifically mention the $200k in sales. Generally, you’ll leave those kinds of details for the Professional Experience section which we’ll learn about later-on. The Summary of Qualifications is also a great place to throw in some of the key skills listed as required or desired qualifications in the job posting.

Well before you get the travel perks and the company car, you’re going to have to earn an interview by submitting a great résumé. For many people, the idea of summarizing their entire career on one sheet of paper is very intimidating. Have no fear! In this book, you’ve got all of the tools you need to craft an effective résumé that speaks for itself. Many of the other résumé books already out there are hundreds of pages long. They are filled with useless examples of what hypothetical résumés might look like.

So one last time, I’ll say: A RÉSUMÉ IS NOT A JOB DESCRIPTION! Here’s another way to look at it. A résumé is an advertisement for a great product: YOU. Think about this. If a hotel runs an ad on television, the ad wouldn’t simply tell you you’ll have to check in and check out, you have to pay each night and someone will clean your room daily. Everyone should already know these basic elements about what it’s like to stay in a hotel. That ad probably wouldn’t make you real excited to choose that hotel.

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