Get Ready for the Career Fair! – Create a Winning Resume

Recruiters spend less than a minute reviewing your resume! Follow the steps below to ensure a winning resume!

 STEP 1: List every job you’ve had and every club/organization of which you have been a part. For each, note down what you did and what you learned.

STEP 2: Then, generate a list of results or accomplishments that happened as a result of your involvement. Quantify these, if possible.

STEP 3: Use the information above and check out our Resume Guidelines & Samples to build bullet points.

STEP 4: Refer to our Action Word List and make sure each bullet point starts with a strong action verb and highlights key skills.

STEP 5: Find a format you like or enter your information into the Editable Resume Template.

STEP 6: Submit your resume on VMOCK  for instant resume feedback.

 

By Trisha Doyle
Trisha Doyle Career Coach and Student Help Desk Manager Trisha Doyle