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Develop a Competitive Résumé

You do not get a second chance to create a first impression, and your résumé is the first impression a possible employer has of you. The competition in today’s job market is intense. Companies receive hundreds of résumés each week, and they often spend only moments scanning each. That’s why it is crucial that your résumé stand out above all others. This topic guides you in creating a winning résumé.

After completing this topic, you should be able to:

  • Write a résumé that results in success
  • Create an electronic résumé that is searchable by key words or phrases
  • Use your Cornell University accreditation as a competitive edge

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