ERIC Number: ED396079
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Resumes Etc. Pocket Job Series No. 2.
This book is the second in a series of six pocket-sized books written for career changers and laid-off workers. Each book is written at a 7th- to 10th-grade reading level and contains examples, hands-on self-discovery exercises, and step-by-step advice for a successful job search. This book provides easy-to-follow instructions for resumes, cover letters, follow-up letters, and applications in a workbook format. It covers these topics: completing applications; four types of resumes--summarizing, career-changer, chronological, and functional; electronic resumes; and writing cover and follow-up letters. Other contents include a bibliography of 11 helpful books for job seekers, an index, and space for notes. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Business Correspondence, Career Change, Career Education, Job Applicants, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Learning Activities, Letters (Correspondence), Midlife Transitions, Resumes (Personal), Underemployment, Unemployment
Prototype Career Press, 626 Armstrong Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55102 ($2.95 plus shipping, quantity discounts available).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Students
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For related documents, see CE 070 561-566.