Resume Builder, Table of Contents:
My purpose for writing this, why you need a killer resume, and a suggested plan of attack.
HOUR ONE: Gathering Key Information.
Part 1: Your Resume’s Primary Mission
Every resume must answer this simple question.
Part 2: The Makings of a Killer Resume
Non-negotiable resume fundamentals.
Part 3: Defining and Conveying Your “Because”
A resume strategy fit for the modern-day job seeker. Plus, how to create your value proposition.
Part 4: LaunchPoint Resume Brainstormer
HOUR TWO: Drafting Your Resume.
Part 5: The Structure and The Sections
You know, the meat of your resume.
Part 6: The Formatting
This is most important. Yet, most people get this dead wrong.
Part 7: Things That Need Deleting
These things don’t belong on any resume in 2018 and beyond.
Part 8: Common Questions & Important Answers
Debunking myths and spewing truth.
HOUR THREE: Making the Resume Work for You
Part 9: Fine-tuning and Finalizing
LaunchPoint Resume’s Signature Resume Checklist.
A 19-Point Resume Checklist to ensure maximum effectiveness.
Job Search Tips:
Tip #1: Saving your files the right way.
Tip #2: Explaining challenging situations (Career Bloopers).
Tip #3: Applicant Tracking Software (ATS) and online applications.
The Cover Letter Conundrum: A brutally honest take on cover letters.
Testimonials: A few success stories, in case you were wondering if this strategy works.
Appendix A: Example resumes & cover letters. Slice and dice as you see fit.
Appendix B: 101 Essential Resume Buzzwords
Appendix C / Zip File: Downloadable Resume Templates