Effective Resume Summarizes how employable you are Professional Resume A self-marketing tool tailored to your career objectives The first link between you and the potential employer Gives you credit for your achievements and shows your best qualities
Resume formats Functional Is selective and only highlights those skills pertinent to your job objective Chronological Used to combine all your experience and employment history written in order by date from most recent to your first job
Format Similarities Both formats display the same basic information such as your name, number, etc.
Resume Content Should contain your name, contact information, and any work history you may have Should be neat, and organized to help increase your chances for hire
Choosing Content Choose any work history or community service that you may have or have done. It looks great to employers.
High Schools and Resume Usage Knowledge about Resumes Knowledge about Writing a Resume Knowlegde about a Resumes Purpose Has used a Resume
Common Information Needed InResume’s Phone Name Address Number Any Work Employment Job Field Skills You History May Have Amount of Career Education Objectives Obtained