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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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MUST Ministries to Host Charity Golf Tournament, 9/21

MUST Ministries will hold their 3rd annual MUST Charity Golf Tournament presented by Op5, Monday, Sept. 21 at PinetreeCountry Club. This is the first year the tournament is being held at the private club in Kennesaw.

We need your help in getting the word out! In 2013 and 2014 the golf tournaments raised a total of $30,000, this year our goal is $25,000.

MUST Ministries is looking for sponsors and about 100 participants to make this year just as successful as years past. The tournament will include a 4-person scramble, breakfast at registration, lunch, a raffle and an awards reception following the golf. Awards include top teams, longest drive, a putting contest and more! Registration begins at 8 a.m. with a shotgun start at 9 a.m.

The fun-filled day of golf and prizes raises funds to help your neighbors in need. Below are a few highlights of the organization’s amazing efforts from 2014:

  • 31,000+ unique individuals served – 18,000 of which were children
  • 377,000 lbs. of food (almost a ton per day!) provided
  • Approximately 170 persons each night safely housed in a MUST facility
  • $10.2 million returned to the community through employment services
  • Over 250,000 articles of clothing provided
  • 6,500 children served in summer lunch program with 254,906 meals

Tickets are $150 per person and include lunch and awards.  Players can register online at


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