Updating your resume over the weekend sounds like scheduling a dentist appointment over the 4th of July. You know it’s necessary, but there are just so many other important things to do . . . like “The A-Team” reruns. Keeping a resume updated is definitely something that you know you need to do, but just not today. Or tomorrow.
Keeping a resume that is updated, concise, in the latest format, and filled with your most important accomplishments is one of the best ways to be constantly prepared, ready, and able to apply to a new career opportunity. Follow these tips to ensure that your resume is a gateway to your success and not a throwback to 2009.
Be ready when opportunity calls. Keep your resume fresh, updated, focused on accomplishments, and fully aligned with all Social Media sites like LinkedIn.
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About the Blogger:
Chad Storlie is a Retired US Army Officer, the author of Combat Leader to Corporate Leader and has published over 280 articles in over 180 publications on military veterans, career advancement, business, leadership, strategy, education, financial planning, and national security topics. Chad excels as an author, mentor, speaker, and teacher showing business leaders and military veterans how military skills make lives, careers, and businesses better. Chad is an adjunct Professor of Marketing at Creighton University. Chad has a BA from Northwestern University and an MBA from Georgetown University. Follow Chad @CombatToCorp and http://www.combattocorporate.com/.
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