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Global Resumes & Cover Letters: Malaysia

AUTHOR: Darlene Zambruski
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POSTED: February 10, 2009 at 10:02 am


MALAYSIA

Resume Guidelines

Personal Information (Include):

1. Marital Status
2. Age
3. Gender
4. Personal Interests

Special Skills (include):

1. Language Skills
2. Computer Skills

Format:

Information can be provided chronologically, reverse chronologically, or in a functional format; begin with education followed by experience, then ending with a list of references

Length:

No longer than two pages

Cover Letter Guidelines

1. Position you’re applying for and why
2. Skills, experience, abilities that will be valuable to targeted company

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