Guide to Building an Effect Resume for Tech Jobs

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Whether you're looking for your first or tenth job, you should continue to update and refine your resume. The best resumes are those targeted to a specific job, because it shows the employer you've researched the role and that you have the skills necessary for the job. Many companies also utilize software to filter out resumes that don't seem to match the job description. It's recommended to have different versions of resumes to send to different companies.

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Udacity's guide on writing a targeted resume for your dream job in tech.

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