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Resumes and Cover Letters Part 1
August 11 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
One event on August 25, 2020 at 1:00 pm
One event on September 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm
One event on September 22, 2020 at 9:00 am
Learn how to create and organize a resume and cover letter so employers can understand your skills and qualifications. By the end of the session participants will be able to:
Identify the characteristics of a good resume / Identify the benefits and drawbacks of the 3 types of resumes / Identify the standard elements found in a resume / Write effective accomplishment statements / Identify cover letter uses, styles and formats / Identify employers stated and unstated needs from job ads / Identify the components of a cover letter / Write a powerful first opening sentence
This workshop also includes “what to do” and “what not to do” when writing and formatting resumes. No computer skills required.
Here’s what workshop participants had to say…
“Enjoyed continuing education.”
“Very, very helpful.”
“The instructor was very friendly and made me feel comfortable. I’m glad I attended.”
“Unbelievable! I was treated like a “king” today. I finished my resume and the help I received was over and above my expectations.”