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Resume Writing

Resume Worksheet

The first step in creating your resume is gathering all your information. This worksheet will help you think through your skills, abilities, work experiences and honors as you begin the process of building this document.

 

Tips for Writing a Resume

Although styles may change there are some basic rules:

 

Resume Action Words

Use these words or look for others using your thesaurus to start bulleted items in your resume. Avoid using complete sentences to describe your work experience and skills.

 

Student Examples

Use these examples to help construct your resume.

 

Resume Template

Do NOT use a Word resume template to create your template. Instead you should create a Word table and type in the cells of the table. Click on the link to see a Word table template.