When your employment search is headed nowhere, your resume is usually the cause.
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7 Resume Elements
element #1: Contact Information
element #2: Objective
element #3: Mission/Goal
element #4: Power Phrases
element #5: Education/Specialty Areas
element #6: Work History
element #7: Testimonials
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