Filter list arrow-down
Results for #resume-writing Clear Search  ×

What are some strategies to write my resume if I do not have internships and work experiences prior to college graduation?

I couldn't manage both schoolwork and work during college life. After graduation and as expected, it appears to me that lacking these experiences really downplay my resume. I want to know how I can write my resume given my background like this? #resume...

#resume-writing

2

Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:39

2 answers

Posted by Hollie C.
Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... You are right in that employers are looking for some experience ...

How many years does my information in resume?

I am not clear how to write my CV....

#resume-writing

2

Active Sep 14 '17 at 16:05

2 answers

Posted by Ena W.
Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... It is best if you to use the 10 year suggestion. ...

what are good Key Strengths/Skills to posess in a professional enviroment?

im karly and i just wanted to know for when im updating my resume what to look out for....

#resume-writing

4

Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:17

4 answers

Posted by karly U.
Lisa Mark, MA | Career Counselor & Employment Coach Hi there. I am an Independent Career Counselor/Employment Coach with 15+ ...

How to write education in resume?

If i attend summer school or training in college, should i write it? I am second-year undergraduate. #resume-writing...

#job-application

3

Active Sep 13 '17 at 12:21

3 answers

Posted by Ena W.
Lisa Campana, BSN, RN, CCRN | Critical Care Transport Nurse If the training or education is directly related to your major, ...

What level of involvement do employers look for on resumes?

I am involved with a club that I will be taking a leadership role after my first year of involvement, but I feel like I need to be joining more clubs. How many different things should I be involved with to get hired?...

#resume-writing

1

Active Apr 12 at 20:57

1 answers

Posted by Hannah C.
Lindsey Manning-Djabbari | Director at CareerVillage.org Great question Hanah. I'm sorry it hasn't been answered yet! I ...

What's expected of a college student's or a recent graduate's resume?

Like most people my age, I have a very sad little resume. I dont have the foundation of experience or time to include a long list of impressive accomplishments, work experience and skills. Most of what I have isn't relevant to part time jobs or internships I apply for and I'm still including...

#evaluating-resumes #resume-writing #resume

2

Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:32

2 answers

Posted by Liya C.
Adam Korengold | Market Research Analyst, Strategist, and Communicator When push comes to shove, employers are looking for people who ...

Do you have any tips for writing good resumes and cover letters?

I am starting to look for internships for the near future and many if not all require a resume and cover letter. I am just looking for some tips to improve my cover letter and resume. #resume #resume-writing...

#job-application

4

Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:47

4 answers

Posted by Sharlene M.
Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... Cover letters are very important as they introduce you to the ...

what should i put on my resume as a first time job seeker?

I'm starting to look for jobs, but I don't know what employers want to see from me, given I have not held a career before. #jobs #resume...

#resume-writing

2

Active Feb 25 at 15:46

2 answers

Posted by Annalisa G.
Duncan Muguku | Founder, ThriveYard.com | Author: Starting Strong, Finishing Strong ... A resume helps you to get an interview and showcases your ...

What past jobs should you show on a resume?

#resume-writing I am applying for a pharmacy position and I was wondering if I should include all job experiences such as a fast-food position in high school or only those that relate to the job I'm applying for in my resume. #pharmaceuticals...

#job-search

3

Active Mar 07 at 10:13

3 answers

Posted by Laurel T.
Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Laurel,Is the position Pharmacy Aide, Pharmacy Tech, or Pharmacist? How much ...

If I were to add CareerVillage to my resume under volunteer work, what would I say?

Is it acceptable to add CareerVillage to my resume? If so, how exactly would I describe the job? #resume #resume-writing...

#job-application

5

+1
Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:50

5 answers

Posted by Kristen K.
Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Given that you, as a young person, probably have limited work ...

What's a good typing speed?

I took an online words per minute typing test a few times, and got between 85 and 90 each time. Is this a good speed? Is this something I can put on my resume? #career-counseling #resume #resume-writing...

#evaluating-resumes

4

Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:51

4 answers

Posted by Anina H.
asif Khan | client technical support specilist What qualifies as a good typing speed depends on the population ...

What are some unnecessary items people put on their resumes?

I am applying to internships and want my resume to look good. What can I leave out? #resume #recruiting #resume-writing...

#linkedin

3

Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:46

3 answers

Posted by Abby G.
Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Hi Abby! Lots has changed in resume writing over the years, ...

What are some of the extracurrciulars I should have on my resume for competitive schools and medical schools?

I'm kind of confused on which extracurriculars to join that will make my resume look good for competitive schools and medical schools in general. Are there any specific must-haves I should have like NHS? What are some of the extra ones that will also look good? #extracurriculars...

#student-clubs #resume-writing #resume-building

2

Active Apr 05 at 10:19

2 answers

Posted by Hanan M.
Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... Hi Hanan: This is a complicated question because there are many ...

How do you write a good resume when you lack job experience?

I'm going into my first year of college, but I have only had a month-long internship as actual job experience, and I'd like to apply for more internships as soon as possible. I have done volunteer work and extracurricular activities, but I'm not sure how to format them within a resume to show...

#extracurriculars #resume-writing #internships #volunteerism

4

Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:38

4 answers

Posted by Chelsea M.
Cory McNamara, MBA | Internal Advisor Consultant at PIMCO Investments Phenomenal inquiry. I too had struggled with this vary topic. No ...

How do I select what to put on my resumé?

I understand that it often depends on where it is being distributed. However, I seem to have too much pertinent information to fit on a single page. In general, is it better to include diverse aspects of your being, or focalize around that field in which you are interested? #resume...

#resume-writing #college-applications #job-application

5

+1
Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:47

5 answers

Posted by Abby L.
Akhil Jain Having gone through multiple job processes during my undergrad and postgrad, ...

How do I create a resume for college or applying for a job?

Creating a résumé for college or applying for a job is important and everyone should know how to create one. One must need to know what information to put and not to put. #resume #resume-writing...

#evaluating-resumes

2

Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:49

2 answers

Posted by Stephen L.
Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Stephen, As a first-time resume writer, I recommend you start with ...

How do you write a decent cover letter?

I need to build my resume and make it complete and professional. #resume #resume-writing #cover-letters...

#job-application

2

Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:47

2 answers

Posted by Kira N.
Elizabeth Coccia | Higher Education Professional - M.Ed In addition to what Mohamed listed, you want to make sure ...

Can I include some high school experiences on my resume in college?

I just finished my first semester and am currently looking for a job. Since I don't really have much experiences in college yet, is it alright that I add some of my high school experiences, awards, etc. to this resume? #jobs #resume #college-jobs...

#resume-writing

3

Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:50

3 answers

Posted by Kemi L.
Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Kemi, Begin your resume by listing your education. Include your ...

Do employers like reading Functional or Chronological resumes more?

Does the type of resume you have work better for different industries? I have a functional resume that I use in the financial services industry and a chronological resume that I use for non-profits is my method fine? #jobs #financial-services #resume-writing #nonprofits...

#job-application

5

+1
Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:50

5 answers

Posted by Mounia M.
Kieran Brown | Customer Experience Consultant Hi! You are right - different industries would likely look for ...
Kim Gravell | Principal at Gravell Insights, LLC You have been given some excellent advice already. My only additional ...

In terms of building a resume, what are effective ways to keep it concise?

I heard about the "six second rule" but it's difficult to shorten my resume without feeling like I'm leaving out vital information. #job-search #resume #interviews #resume-writing...

#job-application

6

+2
Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:50

6 answers

Posted by Wanita J.
Carol Walker | System Admin | Tech Support | Keeping technology ... I just attended a resume writing course, the best advice I ...

What is a small thing that would make someone stand out to a potential employer?

I know that employers like to see people with lots of experience and plenty to fill their resume, but what is something that they would look for that most people wouldn't think of? #jobs #job-search #resume...

#resume-writing

2

Active Feb 22 at 11:00

2 answers

Posted by Avery C.
Kate Wallace | Manager of Corporate and Foundation Giving If you've researched the employer and are able to speak to ...

Certifications For Business?

I'm asking about certificates because I'm interested in working in the non profit field, and I know that in any field of business, certificates to go along with degrees look good on a resume. #women-in-business #business #certification...

#resume-writing

3

Active Feb 19 at 20:30

3 answers

Posted by Yabrina C.
Anchalee Robinson | Major Account Manager Hi Yabrina. I would recommend looking into Project Managment certifications. The ...

Is making a resume important to get ready for college?

In my Personal, Career, and Development Skills class, I was required to make a resume even though I am not applying for a job. I was wondering, is it important to have a resume to apply for college in the future? #resume #college #preparing-for-college #resume-writing...

#career-development

4

Active May 15 at 14:48

4 answers

Posted by Jenna K.
Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... Hi Katie:  It is important to make a resume after High ...

What are the key elements to include in a well executed resume?

I am heading into my senior year of college and I am beginning to look for teaching jobs in the state. I want a very well composed and impressive essay to give future employers! #resume #resume-writing #teaching...

#interviews

1

Active May 17 at 18:12

1 answers

Posted by Karen W.
Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... Hi Karen; As a recent or soon-to-be graduate, there are four ...

What's the best way to make your resume stand out on top of your peers?

Hi I'm a student at Westwood High School which is ranked 48 for academics out of all the high schools in the country. This means we have lots of competition amongst our peers. I'm currently trying to build a resume that won't only look better than my peers but also grab the attention of good...

#college #resume-writing #volunteering #college-advice #job-application

2

Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:49

2 answers

Posted by Rj J.
Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi, Resume Writing Guide gives you an overview of each section ...

Do resumes need to be one page?

Hi, I'm attempting to become an "officer" in a club at my college and they want to see a resume. My boyfriend is a part of this club and he told me that my resume needs to be one page, that jobs only want to see one page anyways. Is this true? The job application my father helped me make it...

#evaluating-resumes #job-application #resume-writing #resume #resumes

7

+3
Active Jun 13 at 03:07

7 answers

Posted by Katelyn Y.
Jay Lin | Current IRB Professional, Former High School English Teacher When it comes to resumes, the rule of thumb is do ...

How powerful is LinkedIn ?

What is the role of LinkedIn in getting a job in US, are resumes given equal importance as LinkedIn. Which one is better ? #research #human-resources #resume #recruiting #resume-writing #linkedin...

#job-application

5

+1
Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:47

5 answers

Posted by Anush Reddy N.
Dave Ramanauskas, Agile Consultant, CSM, CSP | Information Technology Project Manager Recruiters use LinkedIn as a tool to find candidates for their ...

How do I write a resume?

What does it take to compose a resume? Which skills are relevant? What does the company want to see from me? What if I have no experience? #communications #resume #resume-writing #public-speaking #interviewing-skills #communication-skills #job-application...

#personal-development

4

Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:48

4 answers

Posted by Vera L.
Sabyasachi Banerjee | Sr. Tech Support at Dell International Services Pvt ... First thing first. So you will be amazed to know that ...

How should I prepare myself for a first job? How do I organize my resume, if I'm a minor, preparing to apply for my first job?

As of a month ago, I officially turned 16, which has given me a broader base of jobs to go after and apply for. I'd like to start applying for jobs, and hopefully, work a steady job before I turn 17, so I can develop my resume history and work-place skills. But all the jobs near me require...

#beginner #teenagers #recruitment #resume-writing #job-application #personal-development #job-search

2

Active Feb 23 at 05:09

2 answers

Posted by Adriana L.
Poonam Kherde | Executive at CRB Tech Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Here are the best resume tips for fresher: BASIC RESUME LAYOUT ...

More from CareerVillage.org

Schools Add a school

No schools added.

Groups Join a group

No groups joined.

Follow Us

Ask a Question

Close form
By posting, you are accepting the terms of service and privacy agreement.