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How to Build a Resume That Stands Out Visually To Help Your Teen Land Their First Job

Creating a captivating resume that sparkles bright enough to catch an employer's attention is an art on its own terms.


With the ramp up pressure kids experience at school and the need to sign up to too many extracurricular activities, it’s no surprise how the number of teens employed have been declining over the past decades.
There are many benefits (and risks) of adolescent employment. The decision to allow your teen to have an after school job should be a well thought-out family decision based on how well they can manage responsibilities, time management and money.


But if your teen is ready to take the plunge the first thing they need to figure out is how to build a resume that stands out even if they don’t have any work experience.


But where to start? How do can you create a snapshot of your ambitions, show your strengths and interests and captive an employers attention?
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Give A Minute, Help Make-A-Wish With #StraightTalkWish


September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know that nearly half of of the kids at Make-A-Wish are battling cancer? Every 38 minutes, this amazing organization grants a wish to a child who has a life-threatening illness. Make-A-Wish mission could not be possible without the generous contributions from sponsors like Straight Talk Wireless. 
 

Every Saturday in September, Straight Talk Wireless will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish for each person that visits their participating local Walmart and takes a minute to learn more about Straight Talk. Straight Talk will donate a minimum of $500,000 to Make-A-Wish and up to $1,000,000.

This is the second year in a row that Straight Talk will be hosting this program. Last year’s program was very successful, reaching its $1,000,000 donation mark! Straight Talk believes there is nothing greater than granting a sick child’s wish. They are thrilled to be able to be part of making that happen again this year.


Can't Make It To Walmart? Here Are Other Ways To Help:


SHARE THE VIDEO
. Share this video from this site http://ow.ly/ooeKy and Straight Talk will donate $1 to help Make-A-Wish America. Spread the word to make a difference! #StraightTalkWish Straight Talk will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish®, up to $100,000 (one donation per viewer, per day) towards their $1,000,000 goal. It’s fast, easy and worth every second!
  
DONATE A STATUTS UPDATE
. From Aug. 30-Sept. 7, you can donate a Facebook status update or Tweet via Thunderclap, a crowdsourcing platform, and tell others about the campaign @Straight Talk is doing to raise up to $1,000,000 for Make-A-Wish.
SHARE THIS POST
. Share this post on Tumblr, Google +, Pinterest, Facebook, Reddit, Twitter or any social outlet you use. Please help spread the mission of Make-A-Wish, it cost you nothing and makes a big difference!


About Straight Talk:
  • Straight Talk is a service provided by TracFone Wireless Inc., America’s largest no-contract cell phone provider in the U.S.
  • Straight Talk partners with existing wireless networks nationwide to provide no-contract wireless phone service.
  • Straight Talk is available exclusively at Walmart and the cost savings of not having to maintain stores is passed directly on to customers.
  • Straight Talk has all of the same great phones as the contract carries, including name brands like Samsung, Apple, Windows and LG.
  • Straight Talk offers the same networks and the same phones at half the cost.
  • Straight Talk provides service in more zip codes than any other wireless carrier and reaches more than 300 million Americans.
  • The “ALL YOU NEED” plan for $30 a month to receive 1,000 minutes, 1,000 text or multimedia messages, 30 MB of data transfer for data phones and 411 calls at no additional charge.
  • The unlimited plan for $45 a month to receive unlimited talk, text and data Nationwide anytime with calls to 411 at no additional charge. 

     

Will you give a minute and help Make-A-Wish?

Disclosure: I  participated in a sponsored campaign for One2One Network.  I did receive monetary compensation, but all opinions stated are my own.

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