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  1. 1. The resume get you the job you are after
  2. 2. Uses of Resume Self-marketing tool tailored to your objectives First link between you and the potential employer
  3. 3. What is the Purpose of a Resume Focuses the interviewer’s attention on your strongest points Gives you full credits for achievements Presents a positive picture of your best qualities
  4. 4. An Effective Resume Build from carefully chosen data Data you need to present
  5. 5. Two Basic Types of ResumeFormats Functional resume and chronological Functional resume is selective and only highlights those skills pertinent to your job objective.
  6. 6. The Chronological Resume Is used to combine all your experience and employment history simply written in order by date starting with the most recent position and working backwards.
  7. 7. The Functional andChronological Resume Offer Name Address Phone Number Career Objective Professional Profile Educational Information Description of Experience Employment History stating the dates of employment
  8. 8. High School and Resume UsageKnowledge About ResumesKnowledge About Writing a ResumeKnowledge About the Purpose of a ResumeHas Used a Resume 10% 40% 30% 20%