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How to Approach Writing a Resume When You're a Jack of All Trades

How to Approach Writing a Resume When You're a Jack of All Trades | Self-employment | Scoop.it
Many Lifehackers do more than just one thing, and that can make getting a job difficult because employers often prefer you're great at one specific thing.

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Cruise Line Class's curator insight, April 1, 2013 10:12 AM

Many employers or recruiters have a checklist if you will of what the position requires and the competencies for the ideal candidate.  Resist the urge to make yourself look like a CEO when you are applying for an entry level position.

 

My tips: Dummy proof your resume!

 

1.  Target your summary and competencies at the top of your resume to reflect the experience the employer is seeking

2.  Highlight the experience and skills that are relevant to the position you are applying for.  (make them top and center)

3.  If possible, re-purpose your accomplishments with language that is industry language 

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Why Every Entrepreneur Should Have A Daily Writing Practice

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Have A Daily Writing Practice | Self-employment | Scoop.it
Laura Pepper Wu believes that writing daily is one of the keys to professional happiness, especially for women in business. The best part? It's free.
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