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How to Write an Effective Resume

November 10, 2022 @ 9:00 am EST

• What are “keywords” and how do I incorporate them in my resume?• How to write an interesting summary that will get the employers attention?
• What is the difference between a CV and a resume?
Join Consuela Sambour, Resource & Information Specialist, St. Lawrence College, to learn how to create a professional resume for the Canadian Labour Market. She will be discussing keywords from job descriptions and how to use them in your resume. You will learn how to write a summary of your skills- which is the first thing an employer reads on your resume. You will also learn the sections in a resume and proper format along with much more! There will be various examples so that you have the best help in writing your resume. There will also be time to ask questions at the end.
About the Speaker: Consuela’s academic background is languages and sociology. After graduating, she has worked for various non-profit organizations, school boards and volunteered in her community. She loves exchanging and working with people and help them achieve their goals.
About the SLC’s Employment Services: we offer free employment-related access to computers, printing, Resume and Cover Letter Writing, Interview Preparation, Job Search Strategies, Career Exploration and more. Open to all members of our community, we offer free, fast, and friendly service to support during your job search


November 10, 2022
9:00 am EST