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Best Practices for Creating a Resume that Stands Out

Date & Time
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ET

About this Webinar

Are you planning to apply for internships starting this fall? Embarking on a search for a full-time job? Planning to join a virtual career fair this fall? Now’s the time to get your resume in shape and check that task off your to-do list. A resume is probably your most important job-search document. You may have an old one that now needs updating or this may be the first time you need to create one. Join this webinar to learn about the latest trends in resumes, how to manage potential pitfalls, and how to turn your multi-page CV into a short, tailored resume. This webinar will include large and small group discussions via Zoom.

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Hosted by Emily Seamone and Don Goldstein

Resources: Accomplishment Exercise for Resume Development (pdf); Professional Experience, Transferable Skills, and Accomplishments Exercise (pdf); NYU Resume Guide (pdf)—see especially pp. 9-10 for lists of action verbs; The Resume Summary Statement (docx); and Job Search: Position Analysis (docx)