The right type of resume by the barrett group

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Making a job transition requires perseverance and preparation. Once you have found an employer that appears to be a good match for your particular skill set and experience, it is time to prepare or revise your resume.

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The right type of resume by the barrett group

  1. 1. The Right Type of Resume BY THE BARRETT GROUP
  2. 2. The Right Type of ResumeMaking a job transition requires perseverance andpreparation. Once you have found an employer thatappears to be a good match for your particular skillset and experience, it is time to prepare or reviseyour resume.
  3. 3. The Right Type of Resume A resume’s purpose is to procure an interview with your prospectiveemployer by making an introduction and showcasing your knowledge,skills, and achievements. There are several resume formats to choose from,offering the opportunity to find the right fit to highlight your background.— Chronological resumes, which are fairly common, list past workexperience beginning with the most recent position held. Individuals withan extensive work history and strong background in their field will benefitmost from this type of resume.— Functional resumes work well for job seekers with chronology gaps intheir resume or who are in the midst of a career change. These resumes listskills, knowledge, and experience as a focal point.— Targeted resumes, while more time-consuming, can more effectivelyconvey how your qualifications exactly match a particular job. This entails ajuxtaposition of your knowledge and abilities with a specific employer’srequirements.
  4. 4. The Right Type of ResumeCareer management company the Barrett Groupprovides effective career transition programs andservices for professionals.

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