The History of the Resume: Why do we use them?

Why do we use resumes to apply for jobs?

The History of the Resume is quite interesting. Well, it is to me, since I make a living studying them.

Have you ever thought about the very first resume? Why (and when) did we start using resumes as a way to apply for jobs? And when did they become so complicated and specific?

Sometimes when we are faced with a difficult task it is easier to accept it if you know WHY you are doing it.

Oh, and what is the difference between a Resume and  CV? I clear that up for you, too!

To learn more about The History of the Resume read my article below.

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Resumes and How They Came To Be

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