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Slick Self-Promotion

CVs and resumes are cleverly repackaged to grab the attention of employers

Implications - Despite lower unemployment rates, today’s economy still makes it tough for consumers to find the type of employment they want. Since getting an employer’s attention is half the battle, many job-seekers are beginning to repackage their resumes into eye-catching art pieces that can’t be missed under desk clutter. Thus, it might be time for resume-building tools to provide job-hunters with more than just basic writing and presentation tips.
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