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The New Year is at hand. With holiday parties over, now is the time to roll up your sleeves and execute your resolution to move your career to the next level. It's time to rev up your resume! As you sit down to compose or edit your resume, remember its singular purpose is to address an employer's first question: "Can this person do the work that is associated with this job, and do they have the right background to make a potentially strong fit?" Only if you pass this test can you begin to move along the other stages of the hiring process. In an article I wrote in the U.S. News & World Report, I show how you can use your intelligence, perspective, and the power “How” to rev up your resume and jump start your job search. Read Full Article Happy hunting! Photo Credit: Shutterstock

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