Resumes That Stand Out!: Tips for College Students and Recent Grads for Writing a Superior Resume and Securing an Interview
Getting your degree involved a lot of hard work and an enormous amount of money!
Now you need to leverage that investment to launch your career. You need a tactical road map to share your experiences and skills with hiring authorities. Your resume is one of the most important ways to accomplish that.
Studies show the average recruiter spends as little as 6 seconds looking at a resume when they are rifling through a stack of 100 plus resumes they receive for a single posting. Your resume has to stand out.
- How to “stuff” your resume with keywords that will catch hiring managers’ attention
- Optimize your resume for Applicant Tracking Systems.
- Strategies to showcase your academic experience on your resume.
…and much more
Presenter: L. Xavier Cano
Resume writing is a topic that L. Xavier Cano, the author, is very passionate about. For the last decade, Cano has been coaching individuals and groups on resume writing and interviewing. He is the founder of Innovative Resume Consulting, a company geared toward providing professional development coaching to college students.
His methodology combines persuasion techniques, inside knowledge from recruiters, one-on-one consulting sessions, and personal insights as a manager.
Cano currently lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife María and daughter Eva Sofía.