January 26, 2007, Newsletter Issue #68: Entry Level Resumes Length

Tip of the Week

Looking for the right length for your first resume? As a rule, don't bulk it up with fluff, be honest and don't make the font huge to lengthen your resume.

If you think about it, due to a lack of job descriptions, an entry level resume should only be one page long. The resumes of experienced professionals are often only one page long, so someone who is applying to an entry level job shouldn't be able to justify a two-page resume.

About LifeTips

Now one of the top on-line publishers in the world, LifeTips offers tips to millions of monthly visitors. Our mission mission is to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. Expert writers earn dough for what they know. And exclusive sponsors in each niche topic help us make-it-all happen.

Exclusive Sponsor

Resumes.com provides you with the tools you need to build a high-quality, professional resume with our sample resumes. Cover letter and thank you letter templates are also available on out site. Resume posting and job posting services are also available for a low monthly fee.Job-seeking has never been easier!

http://www.resumes.com

Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Resume Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
William Pirraglia