This article emphasizes the benefits of putting your resume on line and reinforces my plea to you to use this tutorial site to at least get up a free WordPress.com resume or portfolio Web site.
James Alexander writes on Career Rocketeer that “… digital resumes are probably the way the job search is headed” and why you need to follow suit. He continues with:
- Employers are searching for you.
- Online resumes are more efficient.
- They allow you to reveal more.
- Green friendly.
I try to strike home myself and especially like his remarks with regards to revealing more about yourself, oir what I call “tooting your own horn” is when he says: “…you don’t really have to limit yourself to one piece of paper, online resumes allow you to reveal more. Apart from your online platforms, online resumes allow you to add more information like work history, putting more meat on the document. You don’t have to worry about cutting out valuable information just so you can abide by traditional resume rules. Remember, the more positive work examples you can give an employer, the better.”
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