|Obtaining interviews for the job you really want can be difficult and frustrating. Successful applicants understand that there is a right way and wrong way to proceed.|
|T||he Wrong Way:|
resumes – A mass mailing of cover letters and resumes will
get you nowhere and may actually lead you to being disqualified from
the job you really want. Your resume
|The Right Way:|
peer and mentor referrals
to identify recruiters who specialize in the high tech industry and your functional area of expertise. Cover letters should be no longer than two paragraphs and resume should never exceed three pages.
Avoid "resume software programs" and resume design services.