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Resumes for re-entering the job market

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Published by McGraw-Hill in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Résumés (Employment),
  • Employment re-entry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementthe editors of McGraw-Hill.
    ContributionsMcGraw-Hill Companies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5383 .R448 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24044571M
    ISBN 100071493212
    LC Control Number2009036077

    Are you a mature job seeker in the market for a new position or looking to reenter the workforce after a period of retirement? To prepare for a successful job search when you’re pas you’ll need to get motivated, reposition your skills, fine-tune your cover letter, ramp up your professional networking and look for employment in just the right places.   A resume objective statement’s purpose is to make it clear to your potential employer, in one brief statement, exactly which position you are best suited for. This may mean you do not state that you are reentering the workforce in your objective; that information may be more appropriate to include in your cover letter.

      • Scour your current job description and make a list of what you do in a typical week or month. Select things you feel will give you the most appeal for the job you're applying to.   The first step in your job hunt is to write an effective resume. That’s why we created this library of professional resume examples to help you get started. Whether you’re looking for a simple or basic resumes for a first job, or a complex resume format to help showcase your skills and work experience, we have the examples you need to succeed.

      Articulate what you have been doing to ready yourself for reentering the workforce. Examples include learning new job skills and/or foreign languages, mentoring others, volunteering with nonprofit organizations, taking classes and workshops, job shadowing and internships. Successful careers don't happen by accident. Professional resume writing expert Martin Yate CPC is a New York Times best-seller and the author of 17 Knock Em Dead career management books. As Dun & Bradstreet says, "He's about the best in the business." For FREE resume-building advice and to view Martin's resume samples, visit the Knock Em Dead.


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There are some resume tips you can follow to develop an effective resume that connects what you can do with what an employer wants done. Usually, Mom’s the one who puts her career on hold to meet family responsibilities. You can’t, of course, [ ]. Many professionals re-entering the job market after many years even look to other out-of-work professionals among their friends and neighbors for job seeking advice or resume critiques, says Sue Shellenbarger in an article for “The Wall Street Journal.” Hit Books and Pound Pavement.

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Sections to Include in a Retired Person's Resume.Keeping your skills relevant will boost your chances of landing a job when the time comes. Consider taking a few classes, reading some good books, and scouring the Internet for information on the latest trends in your industry.

2. Weigh All Your Options. The job market is tough, and it can be difficult to find a decent job. However, older job seekers re-entering the workforce or applying for a new job at an age after many of their peers have retired will face a different set of challenges when putting together a resume.

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