If you have read our previous posts How to Write Your Resume Cover Letter: Parts One and Two, then you are ready to finish up your cover letter. If you have not yet, we highly recommend that you read those posts first before continuing on below. If you have followed our previous two posts, you… Read More

If you have already gone through our post “How to Write Your Resume Cover Letter: Part One,” you have successfully created the Employer Information and Subject Line of your cover letter, and you are ready to start writing the body of your letter. In this post, we will cover the first and second paragraphs of… Read More

Once you have completed your resume in a word processor program, like Microsoft Word or Google Docs, it is time to get it into the hands of an employer. This can be accomplished in a number of ways. Of course, before you do anything, save a copy of your resume as a file on the… Read More

If you’ve finished your Education section as directed in our post “How to Write the Education Section of Your Resume,” you’re ready to create your Work History section. Nothing is better proof of your skills and abilities than past work experience. That’s why, if you have some work experience under your belt, this will be… Read More

If you have composed your resume header as outlined in our post “How to Write Your Resume Header,” then you are ready to start on your Objective. An Objective is a one- to three-line statement that tells why you are submitting your resume to the organization. As we mentioned in our post “How to Format… Read More

Sometimes to referred to as a letterhead, your header sits at the top of the page. It tells the employer who the resume belongs to and how to reach them. While it should not be too flashy, it should make it easy for them to see and remember, After all, if they are impressed by… Read More

As you sit down to write your resume, you will want to be aware of the importance of formatting. If you format your resume correctly, it will be easy for the employer to skim through it and see your best attributes. However, if you format it incorrectly, it will be too cluttered or confusing for… Read More