Take a short break from TikTok and consider: Do you have a resume?
If your answer is “Yes”, improve it. If it’s “No”, now is the time to learn how to do it.
Even if you are in Junior High School, it's not too early to start the process and learn the mechanics and structure of a resume.
Now is a great time to begin to build your unique story line.
Steven Kaplan is the owner and managing director of Bethpage Park Tennis Center, as well as director emeritus of Lacoste Academy for New York City Parks Foundation and executive director and founder of Serve & Return Inc. Steve has coached more than 1,100 nationally-ranked junior players, 16 New York State high school champions, two NCAA Division 1 Singles Champions, and numerous highly-ranked touring professionals. Many of the students Steve has closely mentored have gone to achieve great success as prominent members of the New York financial community, and in other prestigious professions. In 2017, Steve was awarded the Hy Zausner Lifetime Achievement Award by the USTA. He may be reached by e-mail at StevenJKaplan@aol.com.