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Is your résumé ready?
Last issue, I wrote about the importance of networking before you need to. One other thing you need to do “before you need to” is to update your résumé . Many people will only pull out their résumé to update it when they are seriously in a job search.
However, there are several reasons to update your résumé on a regular basis.
The résumé you send to a prospective employer should be focused and targeted to that employer and position. In order to do this:
You never know when the next opportunity will be presented to you. Whether you are formally networking or just meeting new people, you should be ready for that opportunity.
Jon Sakurai-Horita is assistant director of the Career Center. Call him at 408-554-4421 or e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the Career Center online at http://www.scu.edu/careercenter.