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Global Resumes & Cover Letters: Russia

AUTHOR: Darlene Zambruski
POSTED: March 24, 2009 at 8:03 am


Resume Guidelines


1. Indicate any international experience as a student

Professional Experience:

1. Use company descriptors for those organizations that are not widely known
2. Specify whether job was part or full time
3. Use a bulleted format for job responsibilities
4. Explain gaps in employment
5. For part time employment, explain why you did not choose full time

Special Skills (include):

1. Language Skills
2. Computer Skills

Military Experience:

1. Focus of training
2. Field of responsibility
3. Managerial positions

Hobbies/Interests: Mention briefly

Format: Always list education first, followed by additional education/training, then finally professional experience

Length: No longer than three pages

Cover Letter Guidelines

Length and Format: No more than one page; A4 page setup rather than 8 ½” x 11”

Darlene Z.

Darlene Zambruski is a resume writing expert and CPRW (Certified Professional Resume Writer) with more than 13 years of industry experience. She has authored 10,000+ resumes in every industry and at every career level.

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