Writing a resume can feel like an overwhelming task. It can seem like a Herculean effort to consolidate so much important information about a career into a one or two page document. But it doesn't have to be that way! In 'Happy About My Resume', Barbara Safani offers 50 tips for creating compelling copy and presenting it in a powerful way to grab the hiring authority's attention and get them to pick up the phone to call you in for an interview. Safani provides practical and easy-to-follow advice as well as numerous samples that show each of her tips in action.
The book will help readers learn how to quickly create a resume that is professional, gets them noticed, minimizes the amount of time they spend in a job search, and maximizes their earning power. The book is for anyone who wants to proactively manage their career and improve the quality of their current resume or create a resume from scratch.
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Praise for this book "'Happy About My Resume' is an excellent guide to creating the perfect resume. Barbara is considered a top resource for job searchers in NYC and has shared her wealth of knowledge in this book. The resume is an essential part of any job search and Barbara's step-by-step approach helps to build a resume that will attract the attention of recruiters. With easy to follow tips, great samples and clear job search tips - every job seeker should have a copy!"
Brian McComak, MSM, PHR, Director, Human Resources, L'Oreal "Happy About My Resume is the book you need by your side as you prepare your own resume. Barbara walks through every aspect of a resume with important issues that come up and masterfully addresses best practices, with real examples. I think these tips and secrets are exactly what professional resume writers don't want you to learn!"
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