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Resume Writing Resources

Resume-Writing

Resume Tips

Find tips on what to say on your resume and how to say it to make it stand out to employers:

JobStar.com

SusanIreland.com

Chronological Resumes

Formatting Example

Sample Resumes

Functional Resumes

Formatting Example

Sample Resumes

Combination Resumes

Sample Resumes

Create a Resume

NYCareerZone  – Use the fill-in-the-blank template to create your resume, which can then be saved as a Microsoft Word document for editing and printing.

Job Now (Mid-Hudson Library Card needed to access) – A database that will help you create a resume, hone your interview skills and search for jobs. Patrons can also take practice tests, chat with a live tutor or receive writing help.

Cover Letter Resources

Find information on how to make your cover letter stand out from the competition:

JobStar.com

Sample Cover Letters

NYCareerZone – Use the fill-in-the-blank template to create a cover letter. Choose from a simple or custom template to best highlight your skills.

Interviewing Resources

Find information on how to prepare for an interview from the sites listed below:

NY State Department of Labor

Quintessential Guide to Job Interview Preparation – free online book

The Riley Guide

Find salary information to help answer the question “what are your salary requirements?:

Salary.com