Here are some early retiree resume tips based on my success to help you get there.
Finally, we'll provide some examples, including a document that can be downloaded.
Evaluating Your Options Finding and Applying to Jobs Nailing the Interview Community Q&A Retirement does not always mean the end of work for many people.
Think of your resume as a personal advertisement and request for an interview.
General Portrayal Regarding Age Your resume should reflect a strongly positive and proud portrayal of your depth of capabilities and talents.
When I apply to companies for jobs that aren't advertised, should I state that I want to work part-time? "I've already sent some applications in without stating that I wanted part-time work. I don't want to tell them it's for health reasons." Looking for a part-time job isn't such a bad idea these days.
In tough economic times, many employers hire part-timers and contractors because they cost less to employ. If part-time work is what you want, then that's what you should say on your resume.
Why waste the employer's or your time interviewing for a full-time position when what you really want -- and perhaps need -- is something part-time?
In fact, why not look specifically for part-time employment opportunities online, in the newspaper, and through your network?
Earlier positions should be included if representative of qualifications for the position of interest.