Your Contact Information
First Last Name
City, State, Zip
What do you want to do? If you include this section it should be a sentence or two about your employment goals.
A customized objective that describes why you are the perfect candidate for the job can help your resume stand out from the competition.
Career Highlights / Qualifications (optional)
A customized section of your resume that lists key achievements, skills, traits, and experience relevant to the position for which you are applying can serve dual purposes.
It highlights your relevant experience and lets the prospective employer know that you have taken the time to create a resume that shows how you are qualified for the job.
This section of your resume ineludes your work history. List the companies you worked for, dates of employment, the positions
you held and a bulleted list of responsibilities and achievements.
In the education section of your resume, list the schools you attended, the degrees you attained,
and any special awards and honors you earned.
Include skills related to the position / career field that you are applying for i.e.
Computer skills language skills.
References available upon request
There is no need to inelude references on your resume. Rather, have a sepárate list of
references to give to employers upon request.
Customize Your Resume
In all cases, be sure to personalize and customize your resume, so it reflects your skills and abilities and
connects them with the jobs you are applying for