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  1. 1. R s m Tm l t sD w l a s e u e e pae o n do The Largest Database of Free #Resume #Templates Online: templates.php Search My blog All of Tumblr Following RSS Feed Random Archiv e Mobile © 2012 Powered by Tumblr All About Job Resume Templates Every week I receive a couple of emails from people seeking advice on how to get into job resume templates writing. While there’s no simple answer, and no answer which applies to everyone, there are a few tips which I believe will help most people make the move into job resume templates writing, and survive the first few months at least. 1) Invest in a resume The best place for any job advertising resume templates writer or resume resume templates writer to start is to fork out for a resume. A resume is invaluable because when you cold call and email prospects, you’ll need to direct them somewhere that gives them more information. Keep your resume simple, include a resume portfolio page, add any samples of any sort of resume templates writing you’ve done, talk about the places you’ve worked, the clients you’ve written for, and include any testimonials you’ve received. Make sure you include your address and contact details as well, so people don’t think you’re a fly-by-night operation. Of course, it doesn’t hurt to include a photo either. If you can’t say much about your experience, don’t say much. It doesn’t even really matter if you don’t say anything. Remember, just like any other form of advertising resume templates writing, writing about yourself requires the art of subtlety. If you lack experience, but you’re confident you can do the job, you can be very clever in what you don’t say, and most people will read it the way you intended. 2) Don’t target agencies If you’ve never worked as an advertising resume templates writer or resume resume templates writer before, don’t target advertising agencies and web design agencies. They know exactly what they’re after, so if you don’t have a resume portfolio, you won’t stand a chance. Managing an inexperienced resume templates writer and controlling quality takes a lot of time and introduces risk. Most agencies are too busy to give unproven resume templates writers a break, even if you’re prepared to do the work on spec. Target end-clients directly. 3) Cold call, cold call, cold call One of the best ways of generating business in the early days is to cold call potential end-clients. It’s hard work and very time consuming, but you can generate some very qualified leads. 4) Use a contacts & job resume database converted by
  2. 2. No matter where you’re at in your job resume templates writing career, you NEEDa database of contacts and job resume. Kind of a scaled down CRM (CustomerRelationship Management) tool. Use it to record everything! Particularly names,phone numbers, and the details of any correspondence (especially phone calls). Icreated my own database using Microsoft Access. You’ll need Microsoft Access2000 to run it. I’m no database expert, so it’s not a work of art. It’ll certainly get youstarted though. (TIP: When using the database, press Ctrl + ; to enter today’sdate.)5) Write a few samplesIf you’re targeting specific clients or industries, don’t be afraid to write a resume afew samples and send them through. You can offer the pieces free of charge(everyone likes something for nothing) or at a discount, or you can use it as anincentive to sign them up for future work. It all depends on the type of work and thetype of client. The important thing to remember is that samples are virtually asgood as a resume portfolio to most prospective clients.6) Invest in an accounts packageDon’t be fooled into thinking you can handle your accounts manually (or withMicrosoft Excel). Even if you only have a few clients, you NEED a proper accountspackage like MYOB or Quicken (they both offer small business versions). You’llunderstand why the first time you do your GST reports or annual taxes. In fact,you’ll understand why whenever you need to chase down outstanding invoices7) Give great resume templates writing serviceThis may seem like an obvious one, but it’s important to remember that “greatresume templates writing service” means different things to different clients. Mostof the time you’ll be making your resume with direct clients (quite often startupbusinesses) and agencies. Both appreciate great resume templates writing service,but define it entirely differently. Agencies rely on their job resume templates writersto meet strict requirements (get the work done well, get it done on time, don’texceed the budget). They have end-clients breathing down their necks, so reliabilityis as important as writing quality. End-clients, on the other hand, need anadvertising resume templates for word or resume resume templates writer whosees their business the way they do, and can convey that vision. They’ll probablyneed a lot of guidance as well, particularly if they’re just starting out themselves. Ifyou can, help them understand that resume templates writing isn’t just abouttelling people what products and resume templates writing resume services thebusiness offers; it’s about conveying the benefits of those products and resumetemplates writing resume services. A good advertising resume templates writer orresume resume templates writer will be able to help their client think in terms ofbenefits instead of products and resume templates writing resume services.8) Expect hard timesThe first year or two as a job advertising resume templates writer or resumeresume templates writer will be difficult. It takes a while to generate momentumand during that time, you’ll probably find yourself wondering if you’ve made the rightcareer choice. While it’s possible to earn six-figures each year, you have to bepatient (so it’s not ideal for new or intending parents or anyone with huge mortgagecommitments).9) Don’t spend too much on trainingIn my humble opinion, no money spent learning how to make a resume is wasted.However, you have to weigh up the return on investment. I don’t know much aboutwhat resume templates writing courses are available, but if they’re expensive, I’dthink twice. In my experience, most clients (be they agencies or end-clients) valueresume templates writing ability over training.10) Know you can do itConfidence in your resume templates writing abilities is a must. If you’re notadamant you can produce the results the client is after, you’ll never be able toconvince the client. Remember that everyone feels daunted at the start of a newresume templates writing job. There’s always a steep learning how to make aresume curve in resume templates writing, and generally quite a bit of time-consuming labour. Don’t fall into the trap of focussing on what you don’t know andwhat you haven’t done.#resume #templatesPosted 2 days agoTagged: resume templates for word, resume templates, Source: authorstream.comresume. converted by