Resume Writing Workshop    Back to the Basics…
Back to the Basics There are three widely used resume formats today. The first, and most common, is reverse chronologica...
Hybrid / CombinationStrengths You highlight the skills that the employer wants List job details in reverse chronological...
Length            1-2     pages If you are a professor, inventor or  scientist a Curriculum Vitae is what you  will need...
Layout White Space is important on the  resume. It allows the eyes to focus and  to not over stimulate the reader. Use B...
Header Name Permanent Address Phone Number     Create a clean, professional voicemail.   Email Address     Keep it p...
Recession Proof Resumes   http://www.rpresumes.com/http://www.rpresumes.com/blog/         Jesse Butler      writer@rpresum...
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Hybrid format resume workshop

  1. 1. Resume Writing Workshop Back to the Basics…
  2. 2. Back to the Basics There are three widely used resume formats today. The first, and most common, is reverse chronological order. It highlights your work history (when, what and where) Second, functional or skill-based, which focus more on what you can do not where or when you did it. Third is hybrid, commonly known as combination, because it takes the advantages of both a functional and reverse chronological order formats.
  3. 3. Hybrid / CombinationStrengths You highlight the skills that the employer wants List job details in reverse chronological order (preferred)WeaknessesLike functional formats, it is frowned uponbecause it lacks forthrightnessWho is it for?Entry Level, Seasoned Professionals, Ex-Military, Those with Employment Gaps, Multi-levelJobs
  4. 4. Length 1-2 pages If you are a professor, inventor or scientist a Curriculum Vitae is what you will need to compile. C.V. are much longer.
  5. 5. Layout White Space is important on the resume. It allows the eyes to focus and to not over stimulate the reader. Use Bullet Points Font  Not too large, not too small  Consistent throughout  Not too fancy
  6. 6. Header Name Permanent Address Phone Number  Create a clean, professional voicemail. Email Address  Keep it professional! No sexymama@hotmail.com
  7. 7. Recession Proof Resumes http://www.rpresumes.com/http://www.rpresumes.com/blog/ Jesse Butler writer@rpresumes.com
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