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Quiz 15 :

Using Communication Skills As You Enter the Workplace

Quiz 15 :

Using Communication Skills As You Enter the Workplace

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Ian creates a résumé that is structured around all of the duties he has performed in the past. Ian's résumé organization is
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B

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People in hiring positions prefer hiring people with communication skills training.
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True

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When looking for job candidates, employers express the most interest in those with strong
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D

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Which item below would NOT be good advice for you as you prepare a résumé?
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Good tips for job seekers include all of the following EXCEPT
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You may go through a series of interviews before you are offered a position or told that you are no longer being considered.
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Andre wants to create a fantastic résumé. Which of the following phrases would be the best one for him to use to describe his last job task?
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Potential employers appreciate résumés in which you place yourself at the center-for example, by beginning many sentences with the personal pronoun "I."
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A person's first opportunity to show employers their communication skills will usually be done
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Just like a public speech, the cover letter serves a number of functions: gaining the reader's attention, arousing his or her interest, demonstrating desire for the position, and suggesting the next steps or action you would like to see.
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When employers were recently asked about skills they were looking for in new employees,
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One way to organize your credentials on the résumé is to list them in chronological order.
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Approximately how many people in the United States have earned a bachelor's degree?
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Which of the following is NOT a good recommendation about the use of language on your résumé?
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It is traditional to use clauses rather than full sentences in a résumé.
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Basic information that should be included on the résumé includes your contact information, education, marital status, and parental status.
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You have been contacted by a potential employer who wants to schedule a phone interview with you. If you were a serious candidate, the employer would have asked for a face-to-face interview.
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The purpose of the cover letter is to show the relationship between your experiences and the requirements of the job.
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You need not include your educational credentials on your résumé; most employers are not interested in facts about your schooling.
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An undergraduate degree in communication
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