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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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Atlanta Fair Kicks Off 35th Anniversary Season Tonight! Atlanta’s Favorite Fair Wheels into Town for Annual City Tradition through April 5

ATLANTA (February 27, 2015) – Rain, sleet or snow, the show must go on! Atlanta Fair celebrates 35 years of amusement with its highly anticipated return to Turner Field Friday, February 27 – Sunday, April 5! Whether it is cotton candy cravings or gleeful games galore, this year’s fair melts the winter blues and shakes up spring with memorable merriment for all ages. Don’t wait for sunny days to enjoy the marvelous Midway – Atlanta Fair is your winter weekend getaway!

Fair entrance fees are $1 for children shorter than 36”. For guests taller than 36”, fair entrance fees are $3 (Monday –Thursday); $5 (Friday, Saturday afternoon and Sunday); $8 (Saturday evening), and children under 2 are FREE. Individual ride tickets can be purchased for $1.25 each or unlimited ride armbands are available for $25 each. To purchase tickets, please visit

WHAT: The Atlanta Fair 35th Anniversary Season

WHEN:             Friday, February 27 – Sunday, April 5
                        Monday-Friday: 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
                        Saturday: 1:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
                        Sunday: 1:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
                        *No entrance after 10 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

WHERE:           Turner Field – Grey Lot
                        655 Central Ave SW
                        Atlanta, GA 30315

HOW:               Fair Entrance Fees are as follows:

Monday – Sunday: $1 for guests under 36”
Monday – Thursday: $3 for guests 36” and up
Friday, Saturday Matinee (1-5 p.m.) and Sunday: $5 for guests 36” and up
                        Saturday Evening (5-10 p.m.): $8 for guests 36” and up
Individual Ride Tickets are as follows:
Monday – Sunday: $1.25 each

Unlimited Ride Armbands ($25 each) sold during the following sessions:
Monday – Friday: 5-10 p.m. (not sold after 9 p.m.)
Saturday: 1-6 p.m. (not sold after 5 p.m.)

Children under the age of 16-years-old must be accompanied by an adult 21 years or older on friday and saturday evenings. One adult may escort up to four youth. All guests must be able to present valid georgia or government issued photo id.

Since its inception in 1980, the Atlanta Fair at Turner Field has brought the thrills, excitement and sounds of the Midway to Georgia residents. What was once only the dream of three carnival-loving brothers from Southeastern Kentucky has blossomed into one of the largest in-town fairs in the Southeast United States.

For more information, please visit the Atlanta Fair online at
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