Using Resumes #1: Why Create a Resume? A Resume Will Help You Stand Out From Other Job-Seekers
In reality, teen job-seekers do not need to have a resume to land a job, but having a strong, well-written (see #3) resume will help you stand out from other applicants — providing you with a clear edge.
One of the truisms of job-hunting is the importance of making a strong (and positive) impression on employers — and a teen with a resume is your ticket to being remembered.
Remember, too, that for certain jobs you will not only be competing against other high school students, but perhaps local college students as well.
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