Thursday, October 20, 2005

Getting an Interview the Sneaky Way

How can your resume stand alone from the rest? How to Write a has published these seven tricks for getting an interview. Depending on your target, though, I'd say a few of these are way over the top...
  1. Use different colored paper for your resumes.
  2. Use different sized paper.
  3. Have an inside contact.
  4. Send a Certified Letter.
  5. Send your resume with a gift.
  6. Deliver the resume in person.
  7. Do the "PostIt" trick - pretend it's already been seen (and liked) by an insider.
See the full version here.

This article was found in my inbox, which never ceases to educate and entertain. :)