How to Craft a Resume that Attracts the Hiring Manager
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This presentation is created to educate job seekers on the best ways of writing their resumes and enhance their chances of getting selected for job interviews.

This presentation is created to educate job seekers on the best ways of writing their resumes and enhance their chances of getting selected for job interviews.

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  • How to Craft a Resume that Attracts a Hiring Manager http://www.visionoppservices.com/allaboutjobs
  • How to Craft a Resume that Attracts a Hiring Manager● Research has shown that hiring managers spend ten seconds or less when considering a resume for selection for interview.● This is because out of a hundred resumes about ninety or even ninety five might not be worth consideration.● It is only the resumes that are appealing and meet their needs that they take more time to read and eventually select for interview.● Such resumes are the ones that are professionally crafted and not the ones that are poorly written.● Such attention grabbing professional resume enhances the marketability of the job seeker because it has been crafted in such a way that it focuses on achievements and results rather than responsibilities.
  • How to Craft a Resume that Attracts a Hiring Manager● Crafting an attention grabbing professional resume should therefore start with proper planning.● Planning eases the writing of the resume.● It make the words flow faster and writing the ads copy which is your CV becomes smoother.● It opens a whole world of things that you ordinarily would have forgotten up to you.● When writing without planning, several items will be missing from the resume therefore decreasing job search effectiveness.● Finally planning increases the chance of meeting the employers needs.● Planning should therefore start with listing all the information to be included in the resume down in a list before actual writing.
  • How to Craft a Resume that Attracts a Hiring Manager● Second on how to craft a resume that attracts a hiring manager should be the structuring of the resume.● Structuring should commence with the application of a checklist.● The checklist makes communication of what information you have in your resume more concise and in the end reach your goal of being invited for an interview more comfortable.● Tactically, using a checklist makes writing a professional resume clearer and more logical.● Furthermore, it also makes writing it economical.● A checklist should therefore note the following: initial impression, appearance, proofreading, relevance, use of resume samples, getting a second opinion etc.
  • How to Craft a Resume that Attracts a Hiring Manager● Another consideration in writing an appealing resume is what kind of information to include.● The information to include in the resume will be dependent on the amount of research work conducted in gathering of the information.● The information should be tailored towards meeting the needs of the job on offer.● If the job advert states that they require job seekers with specific skills and attributes, craft your resume to fit that requirement.● Your resume should include the following information: clear and accurate contact information, the objective for writing your CV, brief summary of the resume, details of your acquired experience, education, skills and professional membership plus the personnel details.
  • How to Craft a Resume that Attracts a Hiring Manager● Reliability is another important consideration when crafting a resume that can attract a hiring manager.● Experience has shown that many job hunters often present issues in their resumes with half truths and sometimes lies.● Hiring Managers have seen through this scheme and therefore when scrutinizing a CV their first task usually is to judge the reliability.● Your CV being a mirror of your personality to a prospective employer therefore shows the hirer your real personality.● Presenting a reliable resume to a prospective employer therefore presents the picture of a reliable candidate.● Presenting a reliable CV to a recruiter will also present the picture of a candidate with integrity.● A reliable resume therefore enhances the chances of being shortlisted for an interview by the hiring manager.
  • How to Craft a Resume that Attracts a Hiring Manager● http://www.visionoppservices.com/allaboutjobs