[BGLUG] Resume workshop

Brian King brianking.home at gmail.com
Tue Sep 29 15:03:41 BST 2009


Fantastic idea Eric!!  Count me in as well!

On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 9:58 AM, <matt at davidsons.net> wrote:

> Eric,
>
> "It would be good to have a presentation on what hiring managers are
> looking for when they
> are going through a stack of potential candidates. Then we can get
> cracking on writing resumes that managers want to read."
>
> With my current employment situation, or lack of employment, I would
> definitely be interested in attending.
>
> I would also welcome any thoughts and comments from anyone who might be a
> "consultant" doing their own thing.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Matthew Davidson
> Cell or Text - 859-619-5854
> email = matt at davidsons.net
> http://www.facebook.com/mdavidso
>
>
>
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: [BGLUG] Resume workshop
> From: Eric Lake <ericlake at gmail.com>
> Date: Tue, September 29, 2009 9:45 am
> To: bglug at www.bglug.net, Kentucky LoCo Team mailing list
> <ubuntu-us-ky at lists.ubuntu.com>, bglug at googlegroups.com
>
> On the way back from OLF a few of us started talking about jobs and
> resume writing. Nathaniel had some very good recommendations and we felt
> that others in the group may be interested in them as well. In todays
> economy where companies are laying off workers every other quarter (or
> more often) it just seems like a good idea to have a current resume handy.
>
> How many of you would be interested in getting together to clean up your
> current resume or if you don't have one write one? We can either do this
> as part of a regular IRL or as a meeting all to itself. It would be good
> to have a presentation on what hiring managers are looking for when they
> are going through a stack of potential candidates. Then we can get
> cracking on writing resumes that managers want to read.
>
> Here are a few resources that I have found on the web that talk to
> resumes and cover letters.
>
> http://workawesome.com/your-job/how-to-write-a-cover-letter-that-gets-read/
> http://workawesome.com/your-job/beyond-the-cover-letter-resume-tips/
> http://workawesome.com/your-job/how-to-prepare-for-a-layoff/
>
> --
>
> Thanks,
>
> Eric Lake
>
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