4 Essential Functions of a Resume

Donald Asher, author of "The Overnight Résumé: The Fastest Way to Your Next Job"

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Everybody knows that résumés are useful for getting interviews, but not everybody realizes the résumé's other, equally important, functions: It structures the interview process, reminds the interviewer of you after you are gone, and justifies the hiring decision to others. So a good résumé can do four things, each distinctly separate and distinctly important: