Putting Your Best Foot Forward: Managing Your Paper and Online Resumes

October 8, 2013

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How do you write your resume to snag that interview? Join Dr. David Harwell, Director of ACS Careers, as he shares easy-to-follow tips that will make your resume stand out from the crowd. This event is co-produced with the ACS Younger Chemists Committee and Local Section Activities Committee, and will bring together young chemists from across the nation as they learn how to get ahead in the workforce while networking with other participants.  After the broadcast, there will be plenty of time for LIVE questions and answers from a distinguished panel of recruiters and employment specialists.

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What you will learn

  • See if you can spot which of three resumes puts a sample applicant’s best foot forward
  • Essential information that employers are looking for in your resume…and what to leave out
  • How to design your online resume and choose effective keywords to make it searchable
  • And much more…

The Fine Print

ACS Webinars® does not endorse any products or services. The views expressed in this presentation are those of the presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the American Chemical Society.

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Meredith Dow
Driven Staffing, Inc. 

Chris Kim
Aerotek, Inc.

David Harwell 
American Chemical Society

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