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How long should a resume be for a computer professional?

Would recruiters prefer to view a one page resume or more? I know they have alot to view daily. I am not applying for a business manager position, but just as a systems administrator. Im also looking for a strong short objective. My objective should say something about me wanting the opportunity to gain some work experience as a systems administrator because i recently advanced as a pc support professional by earning my certification. Points to anyone who can offer best help.

Asked By: randizzle - 6/21/2010
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I'm a job hunting author and expert who's worked in the computer field and has taught many computer classes over the years. I've also helped many people put together their resumes for lots of jobs, including ones in the computer and IT fields.So let me help you out here with some very practical advice... More
Answered By: msoexpert - 6/25/2010
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In this day and age, it is almost always best to limit it to one page. There are a few cases where it's not possible, but it sounds like for you that this would not be an issue... More
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Answered By: TheWritingExpert - 6/22/2010
 
Unless you are really special, 1 page is my recommendation. Many people have resumes that are longer than one page with just fluff or unnecessary experiences, talents, skills, etc. Summarizing your best traits is what I prefer. Any other stuff besides your key skills and experience is just clutter that reduces the... More
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Answered By: Jacob - 6/25/2010
 
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