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Reading dozens of resumes

By on Feb 16, 2011 in My Work at TV5 | 4 comments

I’ve been reading dozens of resumes lately for various positions open under the Social Media Marketing Unit at TV5. At first I was a bit hesitant to get into the task since there were a lot of resumes piled up on my desk but I eventually took the plunge a few days ago. I’m glad I did though because it was such a rewarding and exciting experience especially when I would pick up a resume with an awesome cover letter. Reading well-written resumes with cover letters felt like taking a peek into the dreams and aspirations of the applicants. I distinctly remember one cover letter that said that while he didn’t have the experience he will make up for it with… and I quote: While I don’t have too much experience in the industry I have an indomitable passion for learning, reading, and self-improvement. There was another letter which said: I want to make my mark in...