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Samples of good resumes

  1. 1. PERRY JAMESON 1515 Stanley Drive #62 Hometown, KS 66202 (913) 555-1938OBJECTIVETo obtain knowledge of the day-to-day workings of a communications, public relations, orpublishing firm through a part-time job or summer internship.EDUCATIONCompleted three years at Hometown High School.Graduation date: May 2005.G.P.A. 3.85. Top 5% of class.EXPERIENCENewspaper Staff Member, Hometown High School Aug 2004 - present. Features editor of campus newspaper. Aug 2001 - Aug 2004. Researched information for news articles using library and Web sources. Composed and edited informational articles, columns, editorials, and advertising copy.Yearbook Committee Member, Hometown High School Aug 2004 - present. Editor-in-chief of yearbook staff. Leader of design and publication teams from initial layout through finished product. Aug 2003 - Aug 2004. Yearbook staff member. Experience taking photographs, designing layout, and writing captions and sidebars.RELEVANT HIGH SCHOOL STUDIESTechnical writing; advanced composition; debate; video production; computer classes providingknowledge of word processing, desktop publishing, and Web software.HONORS, AWARDS, AND MEMBERSHIPS U.S. Media Association Scholarship recipient Scholarship based on academic achievement, community service, and campus participation and leadership in high school communications projects and studies. 2004 Best High School Newspaper Design winner Central State Regional Communications Contest, sponsored by the Communications Department, State University. President of high school chapter of Future Communicators of America (FCA), 2004 - present Member, 2003 - present. Treasurer of National Honor Society, 2004 - presentSample from
  2. 2. Christopher Jones 24 Mansfield Av, Oklahoma, OK 73118 Tel: (405) 524-9999PROFILE:A self-motivated and resourceful high school graduate who is seeking a demanding sales role ina major company. Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills. Driven tosucceed and attain targets.EDUCATION: Tulsa High School, Graduated with honors in Science with a GPA of 3.8.EXPERIENCE: Intern, Chedlee Community Center, 2003 Organized a local advertising drive that increased the number of elderly people coming to the center by 20%. Organized games for people attending in the afternoons. Escorted some of the elderly people to and from the center.REFERENCES: Dr Jane Daveny Tel: (405) 524-9932. Ms Sarah Winters Tel: (405) 524-9923.INTERESTS: Interests at high school included organizing a charity quiz, which raised $5000. Movies and theater.AWARDS RECEIVED: Interests at high school included organizing a charity quiz, which raised $5000. Movies and theater.Taken from:
  3. 3. Your Name Street Address City, State Zip Phone: 555-555-1212 Email: emailaddress@gmail.comObjectiveTo gain admission to and graduate from a major or ivy league college with a degree in the medical/health field.EducationClass of 2014 Peters Township High School McMurray, PAHigh School DiplomaCoursework:  Honors Integrated II  Honors Integrated III  Honors Biology  Honors Chemistry  Honors American Government  Honors English 9  Honors Information TechnologyAcademic Awards/Achievements:  Second Place Western Pennsylvania Regional Forensics Competition 2010  Gold Award (99th percentile) AATG National German Exam 2011 Level 2  Gifted Individual Education Program (GIEP)/2008-2011Experience2009-Present Tutor McMurray, PA  Peters Township Middle School Tutoring  Collaborating and communicating with teachers at Peters Township Middle School  Teaching Peters Township Middle School students about general school subjects, character building, and critical thinking/problem solving skillsComputer SkillsProficient at Microsoft Office Suite 2007Involvement/Activities  Beadling Cup Soccer/McMurray, PA/2007-2011  Peters Township High School Freshman Class Officer (Secretary)/McMurray, PA/2010-2011  Peters Township High School German Club/McMurray, PA/2010-2011  Peters Township Students Against Drugs/McMurray, PA/2010-2011  Pittsburgh Riverhounds Academy/Pittsburgh, PA/2009-2011
  4. 4. [Your Name] [Street Address], [City, ST ZIP Code] [phone] [e-mail]Objective[Describe your career goal or ideal job.]Education[Dates of attendance] [School Name] [City, ST][Degree Obtained]  Completer or Major (i.e. Veterinary Science or Certificate in Cosmetology)Coursework:Academic Awards/Achievements:Experience[Dates of employment] Organization Name [City, ST][Job Title]  [Job responsibility/achievement]  [Job responsibility/achievement]  [Job responsibility/achievement][Dates of employment] Organization Name [City, ST][Job Title]  [Job responsibility/achievement]  [Job responsibility/achievement]  [Job responsibility/achievement]Computer Skills  List your computer skills hereInvolvement/Activities  Activity/Dates  Activity/Dates  Activity/DatesReferencesReferences are available on request.*Taken from Microsoft Office 2007, High School Student Resume Template