Online Resume Formats

Written by Michelle Roebuck

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Some people use a single web page to display their resume. You have your own personal website. You write your resume in HTML format, upload it into your own website and giverepparttar URL address to employers so they can visit your web page and read it. This takes care ofrepparttar 137307 problem of email viruses. Make sure this is acceptable torepparttar 137308 employer.


This type of resume is used by online employment sites and employers’ websites. You just fill inrepparttar 137309 blanks andrepparttar 137310 information is sent electronically into a database. There’s not much room for creativity as with your standard mailed-in resumes. The way to get your resume noticed is to use keywords.

Keywords are nouns that describe your skills and achievements. “Product development“, “project coordinator“, “Excel“, “Powerpoint“ are all keywords. They describe what your skills are and what duties you performed on your previous or current job.

This last online resume format isrepparttar 137311 one used most often by employers. The rule you should remember however, is if you don’t know which format to send your resume, go torepparttar 137312 employer’s website. If that doesn’t work, call them and ask.

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A 21-step Path to Discover and Do What You Love with Your Life’s Work

Written by Craig Nathanson

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8. Match your abilities and interests 9. Talk to others who do what you want to do 10. Get a sense of what your passion will pay 11. Change financial expectations inrepparttar short term 12. Borrow or cash-in now to fund your move 13. Expectrepparttar 137216 first two years to be tough gathering support 14. Prepare to downsize your life where possible 15. Explain to your loved ones why these changes are important 16. Become an expert in what you love 17. Start believing that your new future is possible 18. Take small steps while measuring and rewarding yourself 19. Don’t ever look back 20. Give yourself permission to do what you love 21. Practice what you love daily Make no mistake: Following your vocational passion will berepparttar 137217 toughest work you’ll ever do. It will also berepparttar 137218 most rewarding. Start atrepparttar 137219 beginning, develop a plan, and keep moving ahead one step at a time. Then pack your bags and enjoyrepparttar 137220 ride.

Craig Nathanson, The Vocational Coach, is the author of “P is for Perfect: Your Perfect Vocational Day,”. Visit his online community at

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