Author : Marlisa Ford.
Published : Tue, Oct 08th 2019 13:58 PM.
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Knowing how to make a resume is very important if you want to secure a good job. However, creating a resume that provides an excellent first impression of you to the person that is reviewing it can be very difficult. You need to ensure that it is formatted in a way that will get you the attention that you need and that the information that is included is relevant to the position you are applying for. You want to showcase your strengths so you will be remembered as the best choice to fill the open position. This can be challenging but there are several ways that you can ensure to submit the best possible resume.
As an example, lets say at your current job you have been called on to handle a wide range of tasks - and you have carried them out exceptionally well. The problem is, you may not want to list all of those responsibilities in a single resume. That might give the impression that you are not focused on any particular expertise and that may put you at a disadvantage. Better to research what skill sets and what role the company you are interested in is looking to fill. Then, tune your resume accordingly. Takes more time? Yes. Gets better results?
Obviously, you know what is on your resume, right? Not necessarily if you had someone else write it and you do not review it very carefully. Keep in mind that many facts large and small went into the shaping of your winning resume. When the time comes to sit in front of a hiring manager for a face-to-face interview, you should not be hesitant about which facts made it onto your resume and which ones did not. Chances are your words will not be in sync with your written resume if you are not thoroughly familiar with exactly what your resume says. The best way to be on top of those details is to write your resume for yourself.