"I really enjoyed Karen's class so much. It was a great way to
gain a better understanding of how a course is structured, but I also
enjoyed it as a writer!"
Resumes that Knock 'Em Dead
A resume isn’t just synopsis of your employment history. It needs to be a powerful presentation of your qualifications that positions you against dozens, sometimes hundreds, of candidates. Martin Yate, America’s most respected career expert, shows you how to create a compelling resume that will land you the interviews you want.
Resume & Cover Letter Writing
Facilitator: Karen Hodge
Jump start your career with an in depth look at your resume and cover letter. Learn the skills to properly market yourself to potential employers. This course will help the job seeker as well as freelance writers who are looking to build their repertoire of writing services.
Formats – Decide Which Is Best For You
Week 2: Showcasing Your Professional Experience
Highlight Your Education
Week 4: Cover Letters that Get Attention
About the Facilitator:
Karen Hodge has been a professional educator and writer for more than 15
years. She has taught communication courses on the college level and
facilitated numerous seminars on a variety of topics, including public
speaking, time management, personal development, and self-esteem building.
Her writing skills include grant proposals (that have garnered more than
$11,000,000 over the past decade), news and feature stories for magazines
and newsletters, and promotional materials. In addition, she has provided
resume writing services to dozens of individuals, helping them secure jobs
that ranged from entry to executive levels. Check out her website (www.brokenlocket.com)
or email her at [email protected].
Books recommended on this page are not required reading for participation in the course.
The Damn Good Resume
Yana Parker has helped hundreds of thousands of job seekers write and refine their resumes to damn near perfection.
The Resume Catalog
This book breaks down what makes a resume great; title, skills, and all the things you need to know on how to write a damn good resume is in this book. It covers everything from IT technician, to Administrative assistance. It gives you examples on how to go for the job, and get it on the spot, and shows what to put, and what not to put on a resume.