How to ensure your resume survives a
Recession fears should spur you to update
your resume for several reasons. You can prepare for the worst by making
sure your resume is up to date.
Don't just wait for the axe to fall -
search internally! If you think a layoff is either imminent or a future
possibility for your department, then look at internal job postings
where you might be able to transfer to a 'safer' department that may be
In the end if your employer lets people go
then you may be asked to take on additional work that was part of your
former colleagues responsibilities. in this case you should immediately
add these new responsibilities to your resume.