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A resumé master is a document that gathers all your skills, accomplishments, experience and training in one place making your future work search activities faster and easier.
The information you include on your resumé will depend on your background and experience and on the type of work you are applying for.
Tailoring your resumé to fit each job you apply for increases your chances of getting an interview.
When you’ve finished writing, proofing and polishing your resumé, it’s time to decide which format to use when you send it to the employer.
Use these checklists to make sure your resumé includes all your relevant information and presents your information clearly and professionally.
Action words are the specific, descriptive words you use to tell employers about your skills and accomplishments. Action words will help your application form, resumé and job interview stand out.
Discover a few key tips for writing a resumé like how to use action words and how long your resumé should be.
A functional resumé highlights what you did, rather than where and when. It focuses on specific skills that relate directly to the work you’re seeking. Here is an outline.