Once you have identified job openings, the next challenge is to sell yourself to the employer. In this chapter you’ll find suggestions for creating your marketing tools (your resume and cover letter), for handling applications and exams, and for interviewing effectively.
Your resume serves as a snapshot of your education, skills, and experience. To prepare it properly you have to be fully acquainted with the details of your career and the job you seek. An attractive resume is aimed at securing an invitation to come in for an interview. This is the next step in the job search process.
Your resume should contain the following information:
• Your contact information. You should ...