TITLE

The Resume: Your Ticket to a Job Interview

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Utah Careers;Jul2011, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers suggestions on writing a resume for a job. A resume should contain a list of a candidate's education, employment history, skills, and accomplishments that relate to the job he or she wants, says the author. One can find examples of resumes given on web sites and can even Google resumes for specific occupations and see what other people's resumes look like.
ACCESSION #
76111493

 

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