RE: Resume Writing Part 2

Subject: RE: Resume Writing Part 2
From: "Cardimon, Craig" <ccardimon -at- M-S-G -dot- com>
To: 'Gene Kim-Eng' <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>, "'TechWhirl (techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com)'" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:38:15 +0000

Hi Gene,

Thanks for replying. I am thinking this would be more of a technical/manager person. Not thinking of doing anything "fancy" right now, although I have heard of T-letters gaining some traction and acceptance.

That's why I'm planning to talk to this person on the phone, to see how they're thinking and feeling regarding jobs. If I need to create one than one resume, I will.

Craig

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From: Gene Kim-Eng [mailto:techwr -at- genek -dot- com]
Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2017 2:57 PM
To: Cardimon, Craig <ccardimon -at- M-S-G -dot- com>; 'TechWhirl (techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com)' <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Subject: Re: Resume Writing Part 2

A lot depends on who the intended readers are. "New age" designs like T-letters and "skills-based" resumes can be useful for "creative"
job-seekers, such as artists and marketers, but when engineering and other "techie" hiring managers look at them, their first impressions are usually that the applicant is trying to mask a lack of applicable experience.

If the person you're trying to help is looking at the possibility of applying for more than one type of job, you probably want to produce more than one type of resume.

Gene Kim-Eng


On 11/16/2017 5:09 AM, Cardimon, Craig wrote:
>
> I am hoping to glean enough information from the phone interview to rebuild the resume. Maybe even redesign it from the ground up. Will need to bone up on my design skills, however.
>
> Do you folks have any other suggestions for me on this?


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