What Do I Need to Know to Prepare a  Resume
Introduction <ul><li>What is a Resume? </li></ul><ul><li>Why do I need a Resume? </li></ul><ul><li>Will a Resume help me t...
You will Find a Resume Helpful <ul><li>To attract an employer’s attention </li></ul><ul><li>To serve as a reminder </li></...
Evaluating your Skills <ul><li>Paid employment list </li></ul><ul><li>Task you did on your jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Skills i...
Evaluating your Skills cont. <ul><li>Extracurricular activities </li></ul><ul><li>Important aspects of your life </li></ul...
Example: Evaluation List (Job) Job:  Admitting Clerk at a Hospital <ul><li>Task Performed </li></ul><ul><li>Greeted people...
Example: Evaluation List (Job) Job:  Admitting Clerk at a Hospital <ul><li>Task Performance </li></ul><ul><li>Filled out c...
Example: Extracurricular Activity Activity: Varsity Swimmer  <ul><li>Task performed </li></ul><ul><li>Attended daily pract...
Example: Extracurricular Activity Activity: Varsity Swimmer <ul><li>Task performed </li></ul><ul><li>Took lessons </li></u...
After your jobs and activities lists <ul><li>Examine them to see trends suggested </li></ul><ul><li>Make sure you wrote co...
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    1. 1. What Do I Need to Know to Prepare a Resume
    2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>What is a Resume? </li></ul><ul><li>Why do I need a Resume? </li></ul><ul><li>Will a Resume help me to get a summer job? </li></ul><ul><li>What should be included on my Resume? </li></ul>
    3. 3. You will Find a Resume Helpful <ul><li>To attract an employer’s attention </li></ul><ul><li>To serve as a reminder </li></ul><ul><li>You do not an application form </li></ul><ul><li>You want to describe a particular skill </li></ul>
    4. 4. Evaluating your Skills <ul><li>Paid employment list </li></ul><ul><li>Task you did on your jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Skills involved in doing those tasks </li></ul>
    5. 5. Evaluating your Skills cont. <ul><li>Extracurricular activities </li></ul><ul><li>Important aspects of your life </li></ul><ul><li>Sports or Hobbies ( expertise ) </li></ul>
    6. 6. Example: Evaluation List (Job) Job: Admitting Clerk at a Hospital <ul><li>Task Performed </li></ul><ul><li>Greeted people </li></ul><ul><li>Answered telephones </li></ul><ul><li>Skills Involved </li></ul><ul><li>Communication </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to work under pressure while doing office duties </li></ul>
    7. 7. Example: Evaluation List (Job) Job: Admitting Clerk at a Hospital <ul><li>Task Performance </li></ul><ul><li>Filled out correct forms </li></ul><ul><li>Interviewed patients </li></ul><ul><li>Skills Involved </li></ul><ul><li>Typing, attention to details </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to find out relevant information </li></ul>
    8. 8. Example: Extracurricular Activity Activity: Varsity Swimmer <ul><li>Task performed </li></ul><ul><li>Attended daily practice </li></ul><ul><li>Swam on a relay team </li></ul><ul><li>Skills involved </li></ul><ul><li>Responsibility, adjustment to routine </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to work with others </li></ul>
    9. 9. Example: Extracurricular Activity Activity: Varsity Swimmer <ul><li>Task performed </li></ul><ul><li>Took lessons </li></ul><ul><li>Competed against others </li></ul><ul><li>Skills involved </li></ul><ul><li>Willingness to learn </li></ul><ul><li>Desire to reach goal </li></ul>
    10. 10. After your jobs and activities lists <ul><li>Examine them to see trends suggested </li></ul><ul><li>Make sure you wrote considerable amounts </li></ul><ul><li>Sell yourself to an employer </li></ul>
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