The Perfect Resume: Resumes That Work in the New Economy (Get a Job!)

4 avg rating
( 9 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9781593601904: The Perfect Resume: Resumes That Work in the New Economy (Get a Job!)

HR Director and "Get a Job!" author Dan Quillen shows readers how to craft an incredible resume that will get job-seekers in the door!

This is the follow-on book to the author's "Get a Job!" book (Fall 2013), and is the first in a series of books written by Dan Quillen. Once again, Quillen calls on his expertise as an HR professional (and as one who lost and found a job in the toughest economic environment since the Great Depression) to help his readers understand the New Economy, and how to find work when many cannot. "The Perfect Resume" focuses on that most important tool in the job hunter's quiver -- the resume. Quillen walks his readers through the technical aspects of resume writing, but also helps them understand the tricks of the resume-writing trade. He teaches readers how to write resumes that end up in the hands of hiring managers, not screened by gatekeepers and deposited in the recycle bin. Topics covered:
• The current economic environment
• You lost your job -- what do you do now?!
• The importance of a resume
• The mechanics of resume writing
• Three types of resumes and their uses (Chronological, Functional, Combination)
• One size doesn't fit all (Targeting your resume)
• Your resume template • How to handle resume difficulties (Gaps in employment, Short-term employment, Lack of experience)
• Section-by-section resume reviews

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Dan Quillen is the author of "Get a Job!: How I Found a Job when Jobs are Hard to Find – And So Can You" (Fall 2013). He has been an HR Director for more than 20 years, and knows exactly what hiring managers and directors are looking for in job applicants. His is the quintessential insider advice for anyone looking for a job in these tough economic times. He is also the author of Cold Spring Press's line of genealogy books, including "Secrets of Tracing Your Ancestors" and "Mastering Online Genealogy," among others.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Quillen, Dan
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97815936019040000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Dan Quillen
Published by Simon and Schuster
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Simon and Schuster. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 1593601905

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 6.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Quillen, Dan
Published by Cold Spring Press
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cold Spring Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1593601905 Ships promptly from Texas. Bookseller Inventory # GHP2340ECGG011817H0320

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Quillen, Dan
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2014. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # VS-9781593601904

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 6.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Dan Quillen
Published by Cold Spring Press, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cold Spring Press, United States, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 252 x 176 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. HR Director and Get a Job! author Dan Quillen shows readers how to craft an incredible resume that will get job-seekers in the door! This is the follow-on book to the author s Get a Job! book (Fall 2013), and is the first in a series of books written by Dan Quillen. Once again, Quillen calls on his expertise as an HR professional (and as one who lost and found a job in the toughest economic environment since the Great Depression) to help his readers understand the New Economy, and how to find work when many cannot. The Perfect Resume focuses on that most important tool in the job hunter s quiver -- the resume. Quillen walks his readers through the technical aspects of resume writing, but also helps them understand the tricks of the resume-writing trade. He teaches readers how to write resumes that end up in the hands of hiring managers, not screened by gatekeepers and deposited in the recycle bin. Topics covered: - The current economic environment - You lost your job -- what do you do now?! - The importance of a resume - The mechanics of resume writing - Three types of resumes and their uses (Chronological, Functional, Combination) - One size doesn t fit all (Targeting your resume) - Your resume template - How to handle resume difficulties (Gaps in employment, Short-term employment, Lack of experience) - Section-by-section resume reviews. Bookseller Inventory # BZV9781593601904

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Quillen, Dan
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2014. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9781593601904

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Dan Quillen
Published by Cold Spring Press, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cold Spring Press, United States, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 252 x 176 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. HR Director and Get a Job! author Dan Quillen shows readers how to craft an incredible resume that will get job-seekers in the door! This is the follow-on book to the author s Get a Job! book (Fall 2013), and is the first in a series of books written by Dan Quillen. Once again, Quillen calls on his expertise as an HR professional (and as one who lost and found a job in the toughest economic environment since the Great Depression) to help his readers understand the New Economy, and how to find work when many cannot. The Perfect Resume focuses on that most important tool in the job hunter s quiver -- the resume. Quillen walks his readers through the technical aspects of resume writing, but also helps them understand the tricks of the resume-writing trade. He teaches readers how to write resumes that end up in the hands of hiring managers, not screened by gatekeepers and deposited in the recycle bin. Topics covered: - The current economic environment - You lost your job -- what do you do now?! - The importance of a resume - The mechanics of resume writing - Three types of resumes and their uses (Chronological, Functional, Combination) - One size doesn t fit all (Targeting your resume) - Your resume template - How to handle resume difficulties (Gaps in employment, Short-term employment, Lack of experience) - Section-by-section resume reviews. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9781593601904

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.60
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Quillen, Dan
Published by Cold Spring Press
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cold Spring Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1593601905 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # NATARAJB1FI753159

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Dan Quillen
Published by Cold Spring Press
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New Paperback Quantity Available: 4
Seller
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cold Spring Press. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. 160 pages. Dimensions: 9.9in. x 6.9in. x 0.5in.HR Director and Get a Job! author Dan Quillen shows readers how to craft an incredible resume that will get job-seekers in the door!This is the follow-on book to the authors Get a Job! book (Fall 2013), and is the first in a series of books written by Dan Quillen. Once again, Quillen calls on his expertise as an HR professional (and as one who lost and found a job in the toughest economic environment since the Great Depression) to help his readers understand the New Economy, and how to find work when many cannot. The Perfect Resume focuses on that most important tool in the job hunters quiver -- the resume. Quillen walks his readers through the technical aspects of resume writing, but also helps them understand the tricks of the resume-writing trade. He teaches readers how to write resumes that end up in the hands of hiring managers, not screened by gatekeepers and deposited in the recycle bin. Topics covered: The current economic environment You lost your job -- what do you do now! The importance of a resume The mechanics of resume writing Three types of resumes and their uses (Chronological, Functional, Combination) One size doesnt fit all (Targeting your resume) Your resume template How to handle resume difficulties (Gaps in employment, Short-term employment, Lack of experience) Section-by-section resume reviews This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9781593601904

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.61
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Dan Quillen
Published by Cold Spring Press
ISBN 10: 1593601905 ISBN 13: 9781593601904
New Paperback / softback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cold Spring Press. Paperback / softback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, The Perfect Resume: Resumes That Work in the New Economy, Dan Quillen. Bookseller Inventory # B9781593601904

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.66
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book