Step 2: Prepare your resume
Ready to find a job?
You'll have more success if you take some time to get prepared. Here are a few simple steps that will pay off in your job search.
Collect your personal records. Here's how and where to find your birth certificate, criminal record, and more.
Write your resume. Find a few good tips to help you complete your resume.
Ask people for references. When you apply for jobs, you will usually be asked for these.
Learn about job applications. You'll probably fill out more than one during your job search.
- Learn when and how you can expunge a criminal record.
Find free computer access, job search workshops, and more at your local American Job Center.
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