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What Is a Targeted Resume?



Definition: A targeted resume focuses on a specific job opening. The targeted resume is written to highlight the skills and experiences relevant to a particular position. When sending targeted resumes, the resume with be edited / rewritten for each job the candidate applies to.

In addition, a targeted cover letter is typically written to accompany the resume when applying for jobs.

Related: How to Write a Targeted Resume | Targeted Resume Example

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