Career Change Game: Six Hot Skills to Include On Your Resume
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

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So you’ve decided to change your career, but you don’t quite know where to start. Maybe you’re going into a totally different industry or field, or jumping into a different aspect of your current one. Either way, you’ll need to tweak your resume so that it reflects your best skills without seeming like you’re all over the place in terms of qualifications and desire for the job.

Brazen Careerist offers six attractive qualities to include on your resume to ensure you land the new gig in the new territory:

1. You know how to keep lines of communication open.
2. You can organize, manage and lead teams efficiently.
3. You naturally go the extra mile.
4. Your passion drives your performance.
5. You’re a pro at wearing many hats.
6. You can be counted on.

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Janell Hazelwood

Janell Hazelwood is associate managing editor at Black Enterprise, managing content across core areas of Money, Career, Small Business and Technology. She is also a featured blogger with My Two Cents, providing insights on branding, millennial career development, employment trends and leadership. She was previously a content producer and copy editor for Black Enterprise magazine, working across several editorial sections. The Hampton University graduate got her start in the newspaper industry, having worked for companies including The New York Times and Scripps Howard News Service. Her works and insights have appeared on The Huffington Post, MadameNoire, E!Online, Brazen Careerist, CBS News, and Arise TV.


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