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Is Your Resume a Marketing Tool?

 

Here is a very important concept for all job seekers to understand. If you can get this concept, your job search will become an instant success. So let me ask you the question: "What is your resume?" Now a lot of people will have different answers for this question:

- Biographical Summary

- Chronological Summary

- Job Experience - Work History

- Data Sheet

- Extension of an Application

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The Power of Telling a Story

 

Nothing can convey a message like a story. All things are a sales process in some respects, and those that can tell the best story wins. Now don't misconstrue what I am saying. Telling a story is about telling a real actual story, not making something up out of thin air. The power of a resume, cover letter, video cover letter, phone interview, and interview is the ability to tell great stories.

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Show Them Who You Are

 

Personality

Often as job seekers, we try to neatly and perfectly try to package ourselves to how we think an employer may see us. The fact is this and it is two things. If you master these two things you will have success. Ready:

Social Media Job Slap!

 

Social Media, there is no escaping the stretch, reach, and impact of social media. Social media is a tool, more than it is entertainment and friendly connections. Businesses are built on social media, careers are built on social media, also businesses and careers are ruined on social media as well.

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