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WELCOME TO THE RESUME WORKSHOP! <ul><li>Instructor :  Tracy Tulle  </li></ul><ul><li>Current Position :  Adult & Graduate ...
Learning Objectives <ul><li>What do you hope to learn from this workshop? </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss what features are requ...
Résumé <ul><li>A document that summarizes your education, skills, talents, employment history, and experiences in a clear ...
Résumé <ul><li>It serves three distinct purposes: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To represent your professional information in writ...
Main Parts of a Résumé <ul><li>Contact information </li></ul><ul><li>Objective </li></ul><ul><li>Education </li></ul><ul><...
Figure 9.7 - Sample Contact Information 9-
Figure 9.8 - Sample Objective 9-
Figure 9.9 - Sample Education Field 9-
Figure 9.10 - Sample Work Experience 9-
Table 9.5 - Types of Résumés 9-
Figure 9.11 - Sample Format for Chronological Résumé 9-
Figure 9.11 - Sample Format for Chronological Résumé  (Contd.) 9-
Resume Writing – Let’s Practice!!! <ul><li>I trained new hire employees while working at Walmart a few years ago.  </li></...
Resume Summary  <ul><li>What are the key points to remember when writing your personal resume? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Keep ...
Resume Workshop <ul><li>This document represents you in your absence – make a good impression! </li></ul>9-
Resume Workshop <ul><li>Workshop Material and Text: </li></ul><ul><li>Scott McLean,  Business Communication for Success . ...
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Wauwatosa Library - Enhance Your Resume Seminar - Wisconsin Lutheran College

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Mrs. Tracy Tulle, Operations Manager for Adult & Graduate Studies at Wisconsin Lutheran College, presented a one-hour seminar titled, Enhance Your Resume - Proven Tips to Help You Land the Interview, at the Wauwatosa Library.

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Wauwatosa Library - Enhance Your Resume Seminar - Wisconsin Lutheran College

  1. 1. WELCOME TO THE RESUME WORKSHOP! <ul><li>Instructor : Tracy Tulle </li></ul><ul><li>Current Position : Adult & Graduate Studies Operations Manager at Wisconsin Lutheran College </li></ul><ul><li>Work Experience : 18 years in the Airline Industry - Vice President of Inflight Services for Delta Airlines subsidiary, Comair, Inc., Director of Inflight & Cabin Services for Midwest Airlines, Manager/Supervisor/Instructor and Flight Attendant </li></ul>9-
  2. 2. Learning Objectives <ul><li>What do you hope to learn from this workshop? </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss what features are required in each type of résumé </li></ul><ul><li>How to enhance a basic resume </li></ul><ul><li>Review sample resumes </li></ul>9-
  3. 3. Résumé <ul><li>A document that summarizes your education, skills, talents, employment history, and experiences in a clear and concise format for potential employers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Why is this document important? </li></ul></ul>9-
  4. 4. Résumé <ul><li>It serves three distinct purposes: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To represent your professional information in writing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To demonstrate the relationship between your professional information and the problem the potential employer hopes to solve </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To get you an interview </li></ul></ul>9-
  5. 5. Main Parts of a Résumé <ul><li>Contact information </li></ul><ul><li>Objective </li></ul><ul><li>Education </li></ul><ul><li>Work experience </li></ul>9-
  6. 6. Figure 9.7 - Sample Contact Information 9-
  7. 7. Figure 9.8 - Sample Objective 9-
  8. 8. Figure 9.9 - Sample Education Field 9-
  9. 9. Figure 9.10 - Sample Work Experience 9-
  10. 10. Table 9.5 - Types of Résumés 9-
  11. 11. Figure 9.11 - Sample Format for Chronological Résumé 9-
  12. 12. Figure 9.11 - Sample Format for Chronological Résumé (Contd.) 9-
  13. 13. Resume Writing – Let’s Practice!!! <ul><li>I trained new hire employees while working at Walmart a few years ago. </li></ul><ul><li>I was on a committee that helped the company recognize employees. </li></ul>9-
  14. 14. Resume Summary <ul><li>What are the key points to remember when writing your personal resume? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Keep it simple – no more than 2 pages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Use full, legal name </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Email address should be professional </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Information should be clear, concise, accurate and current </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Review for grammar/spelling errors </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Emphasize your skills and talents but don’t misrepresent </li></ul></ul>9-
  15. 15. Resume Workshop <ul><li>This document represents you in your absence – make a good impression! </li></ul>9-
  16. 16. Resume Workshop <ul><li>Workshop Material and Text: </li></ul><ul><li>Scott McLean, Business Communication for Success . Nyack, NY: Flat World Knowledge </li></ul>9-

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