This book explains how college students and graduates of all ages and careers can:(1)transform even modest educational achievements and non-paying life experiences such as hobbies, travel, computer skills, family circumstances, and extracurricular activities) into interview-getting statements about job-transferable Skills, Knowledge, and Traits (qSKiTsq), (2) generate job interviews by fine-tuning resumes and cover letters specifically for each job application, and (3) prepare successfully for interviews by writing such persuasive resumes and cover letters. SPECIAL FEATURES include: an in-depth index, before-and-after samples of rewritten resumes and cover letters; a beginning-to-end flow chart for writing resumes and cover letters; qDr. Q's Tipsq based on actual student and alumni experiences; qExpert Adviceq quotations from dozens of professional publications not on the Internet; a category-related list of qaction verbsq that appeal to potential employers; sample resumes WITH accompanying cover letters. Based on solid research and professional reports from dozens of career fields, this engaging book is filled with personal stories and practical insights not available elsewhere. Hundreds of educators and career development experts across North American have endorsed qHow to Write Powerful College Student Resumes and Cover Lettersq and recommend it enthusiastically to students and alumni. Foreword by Richard N. Bolles, author of the best-selling qWhat Color Is Your Parachute?q books for job-hunters and career-changers.This book explains how college students and graduates of all ages and careers can:(1)transform even modest educational achievements and non-paying life experiences such as hobbies, travel, computer skills, family circumstances, and ...
|Title||:||How to Write Powerful College Student Resumes & Cover Letters|
|Author||:||Quentin James Schultze, Bethany Kim|