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January 23, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Lucia Mastrangelo Room
Watertown Free Public Library
123 Main Street

Watertown, MA 02472
Free. Registration is required & begins 3 weeks prior at the Reference Desk, 617-972-6436 or online.
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Creating a Stand-Out Resume

Thursday, January 23, 2020

NEW YEAR, NEW CAREER SERIES Creating a Stand-Out Resume: Searching for a job in today’s competitive, online job market means your experience and skills need to stand out from all the rest. This session will cover current resume best practices, including tips about what information to include, what to leave off, as well as formatting and content guidelines to give your experience more impact. Bring your resume questions for the Q&A afterward. UPCOMING SESSIONS: 1/30 Using Linkedin for Your Job Search, 2/6 Get Ready for Your Next Job Interview

NOTE: This class has been moved one week back from it's original posted date. The new series dates are: 1/23 (Creating a Stand-Out Resume), 1/30 (Using LinkedIn for Your Job Search), and 2/6 (Preparing for Your Next Interview). If you have any questions about this change, please visit or call the Reference Desk (617-972-6436).

About Job Search Divas

Job Search Divas offers a range of career-related services, including resume writing, developing job search strategies, networking skills and interview coaching and preparation.  Elizabeth Gross is owner and "Head Diva." More information is available at


About Elizabeth Gross

Elizabeth Gross is passionate about helping people succeed in searching for new jobs. A former marketing executive at, she's assisted countless people with their resumes and job searches. Elizabeth helps clients manage all aspects of their job search journey, making sure their experience and abilities are positioned as strong as they can be, and ensuring a more productive and rewarding job search. She was a featured speaker at SXSW 2017 & 2018, presenting the talks "You've Just Been Laid Off.  Now What?" and “Conquering Your Job Search Journey” and holds a B.A. in Professional Writing from Carnegie Mellon University.