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Formatting Your Resume to Be Read!

Chronological vs. Functional.  Objective vs. Summary Statement.  Paragraphs vs. Bullets.  Although debates will always rage on regarding the ideal resume format, I can tell you what I like to see (and my clients).  Fellow recruiter Peggy McKee and I discuss these topics in a video recently produced by her recruiting firm.  If you have your own view on these topics, feel free to share them in the comment section for this post.

 

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November 2, 2010 - Posted by | Guest Post, Resume Writing, Video, Working with Recruiters

4 Comments »

  1. […] Video with Peggy McKee on this topic:  Formatting Your Resume to Be Read! […]

    Pingback by Breaking the Rules of Resume-Writing « Jeff Lipschultz’s Blog | March 3, 2011 | Reply

  2. I’d have to agree with everything said here. Well done Jeff.

    Comment by John Littler | June 11, 2011 | Reply

  3. […] Link to video: Formatting Your Resume to Be Read! […]

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  4. […] 2. Tired of reading? Check out this very informative video-blog post on the pros and cons of different resume formats: "Formatting Your Resume to Be Read." […]

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