Tips on appearance, organization, and content of a résumé.
PDF sample versions of chronological, functional and combination format résumés.
Templates of chronological, functional, combination and non-traditional formats that can be used with Microsoft Word.
A résumé that has been designed specifically interact with a computer. There are many different aspects to keep in mind when creating an electronic résumé and how an individual may interact with it.
Allows you to express your individuality, abilities and compatibility to potential employers. When you submit your résumé, a cover letter should accompany it.
Employers appreciate receiving thank-you letters and in some cases where the competition is especially keen, a thank-you letter may give you an edge over candidates who fail to send one.
The correspondence done in a job search involves more than just the cover and thank you letters. Sample PDFs included.
A marketing tool, organized in a manner that best demonstrates your ability to meet the specific job requirements.
A longer and more detailed document then a résumé. Your CV will include a summary of your educational and academic experiences, as well as any teaching or research work, awards, honors, presentations, publications, affiliations and other information.
Do you need stronger descriptions for your job duties? Have you used "Responsible for. . . " too often? Try this list of action verbs to help you along.