1. What is a Resume?
A Resume is a Chronological
your Professional Life.
2. Winning Elements of a
Name, Address and contact details
Areas of interest
Interests and activities
Skills and attributes
3. When creating your resume
make sure you are being
will get your
4. Display your ACHIEVEMENTS!!!
You may not have work experience but you still have
achieved a lot.
Your achievements may include:
Honor roll and Awards
5. Highlight your ABILITIES!!!
Skills that will get your foot in the
Your abilities may include:
6. Emphasize your CHARACTERISTICS!!!
Possess a high level
7. Sample of
8. What is a Cover Letter?
A cover letter should be a narrative of the
Who you are
What position you are applying for
What skills, abilities and qualifications you
Why the employer should choose you
9. Cover Letter Sample
(your name) (your address)(your city, state, zip code)(your phone number)(your email
I would like to apply for the position as an ___________________ for your
___________________. After being through job search and my conversation with
an advisor, I come respecting the papers that you are leading, which always put up
professionalism and integrity in every of its news coverage.
I feel confident that the objectives and values that become the basic approach of
___________________ complement greatly the enthusiasm and passion that I
have. It would be nice if you could consider me for the position as an
___________________, or any other position that allows me to apply my
The prove of my capabilities in the position can be seen from the commitment that I
have to my academic, and the ample of time that I devoted to my school
newspaper to deliver a factual news every week. It is definitely a step closer to be
a professional journalist, which I am hoping I can achieve in your Newspaper
I look forward to discuss this job opportunities with you soon. Thank you for your
___________________(your complete name)
10. With These Winning Elements, You Have
Nothing to Worry About… Your Hired!!!