The Elements of Resume Style

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The art of the resume is broken down into clear, succinct instructions. No tricks, no gimmicks, no filler, and no sleights of hand—instead, the book shows you how to compress your work experience into meaningful statements; replace hollow self-puffery with solid evidence; strip out the "I"; eliminate errors; and deliver your content in creative, more effective ways.

​IIt's amazing the myths one can find in some résumé books. Scott Bennett has hired hundreds of people in a variety of industries, and he knows firsthand what kinds of résumés spark the interest of employers. In The Elements of Resume Style, Bennett explains why some of the most popular ""tricks"" backfire more often than they work, and offers clear, smart strategies for creating resumes and cover letters that get people jobs. - See more at: http://www.amacombooks.org/book.cfm?isbn=9780814472804#sthash.34HhlShO.dpuf

It's amazing the myths one can find in some résumé books. Scott Bennett has hired hundreds of people in a variety of industries, and he knows firsthand what kinds of résumés spark the interest of employers. In The Elements of Resume Style, Bennett explains why some of the most popular ""tricks"" backfire more often than they work, and offers clear, smart strategies for creating resumes and cover letters that get people jobs. - See more at: http://www.amacombooks.org/book.cfm?isbn=9780814472804#sthash.34HhlShO.dpuf
It's amazing the myths one can find in some résumé books. Scott Bennett has hired hundreds of people in a variety of industries, and he knows firsthand what kinds of résumés spark the interest of employers. In The Elements of Resume Style, Bennett explains why some of the most popular ""tricks"" backfire more often than they work, and offers clear, smart strategies for creating resumes and cover letters that get people jobs. - See more at: http://www.amacombooks.org/book.cfm?isbn=9780814472804#sthash.34HhlShO.dpuf
It's amazing the myths one can find in some résumé books. Scott Bennett has hired hundreds of people in a variety of industries, and he knows firsthand what kinds of résumés spark the interest of employers. In The Elements of Resume Style, Bennett explains why some of the most popular ""tricks"" backfire more often than they work, and offers clear, smart strategies for creating resumes and cover letters that get people jobs. - See more at: http://www.amacombooks.org/book.cfm?isbn=9780814472804#sthash.
It's amazing the myths one can find in some résumé books. Scott Bennett has hired hundreds of people in a variety of industries, and he knows firsthand what kinds of résumés spark the interest of employers. In The Elements of Resume Style, Bennett explains why some of the most popular ""tricks"" backfire more often than they work, and offers clear, smart strategies for creating resumes and cover letters that get people jobs. - See more at: http://www.amacombooks.org/book.cfm?isbn=9780814472804#sthash.34HhlShO.dpuf

Specs

The book features:

* 1,400+ Sample Action Words, Action Statements, and Position Descriptions/Blurbs

* 200+ Vague Claims to Avoid and 500+ More Words and Phrases to Avoid

* Sample Resume Format, Sample Response Letter, Sample Inquiry Letter

* Sample Informational Interview Request Letter

* Sample Response to Request for Salary Requirements

* Sample Salary History, Sample References

- See more at: http://www.amacombooks.org/book.cfm?isbn=9780814472804#sthash.34HhlShO.dpuf
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