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How do I make my resume seem better than it is?

I quit a retail job over two years ago because I was pregnant and was going to stay home. My previous job history is jumpy to say the least. I am going to school now and should finish in the spring. I have always worked, and worked hard, I just moved a lot and was immature. I've grown up, so how do I get an employer to take me seriously enough to give me a chance, I just need an interview. I look way better in person than I do on paper.

Asked By: mdl - 10/27/2007
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Go to temp or employment agencies and list with them...they can help you with spicing up your resume, and may be able to get you in the door on some temp-to-perm jobs in which you'll be able to prove your skills, and/or provide testing or training. In interviews, say what you said here...it's honest, and a good boss... More
Answered By: IrlandeseItaliana - 10/28/2007
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