Inventory your Life to Find your Best Stories

Now it is time to look at content!  Inventory you professional job experiences.  Lets start with your Education.  Beginning with the most recent school you attended, write down the following: School Name.  School Location.  Dates attended. Degree/Training received.  Grade/GPA. Awards, honors, opportunities. Continue this process with other schooling…

Tailor your Content to Mirror your Readers

Once you have your list. Find common threads of accomplishments that relate to the job you are interested in. Circle these experiences. Now you are tailoring your content.  Identify two to three of the accomplishments that relate to your prospective job and list them again on a new page.  Read…

Write your Resume Iteratively

Now that you have your content, write the resume.  Remember to use one of the formats (chronological or functional.) When you are finished, the most important thing you can do with it is PROOFREAD! Doing a good job at proofreading sometimes makes all the difference in the world.  Who would…