In a paper-based world, in the past, this may have been appropriate, but in a computer-based world, the paper is redundant. It isn’t even a good transmission medium. It has weaknesses inherent in the physical world. It can only be in one place at a time, it takes up space, it must be read, word by word, etc.
These services provide jobs for teens under 18 by paying you for every survey and promotion you complete. You can get paid up to 20$ per survey, and surveys generally take about 10 minutes to complete. This survey services minimum age for hiring is 13, which makes it a nice way for teens to earn cash.
This includes baby sitting, cleaning the house, mowing lawns, washing cars and so on. Basic but nitty-gritty house chores that require stamina and ability to work manual labor for a long time.
The red tape you must go via these days is ridiculous. There was a time after you talked to a man or woman, and if they liked you and believed you can do the job, you filled out your name and address and mobile phone amount, and went to work. Right now it’s like you had been operating for President of the united states. The paperwork for finding a job is out of control. I basically got up and walked out when I answered an ad to work for Pepsi. They sat what appeared to be an entire book in front of me, and stated to fill it out. I took a single search in the a single inch thick book, told them that was ridiculous, and that i wasn’t running for President, just needed a job, and went back home to carry on my search.
Some 14 year olds fear that there aren’t any jobs hiring at 14 because they don’t have anything to show on paper. They also feel that despite their young age, they can earn more than the average teenager. Well, the can turn to paid surveys in order for them to get their ideal scenario. They can just do surveys and get paid doing so.
If you have any overseas experience, you should put your current visa status in a prominent place. If it is not in a prominent place, the worst is likely to be assumed. Even if you are a citizen, make that clear to the reader/decision maker.
A word-processed resume is flexible, can be easily changed and adapted to the requirements of the position applied for. You need not make the expenditures of fancy paper, printing or postage. And as it is flexible, the important details for each and every job can be changed. The cover letter becomes redundant.