There are many resume dos and don't! Some are obvious while some are little less easily perceived. Make sure your resume is on clean and unwrinkled paper but don't go as far as to spray a scent on it (yes, that really happens). Also, spring for a good heavy paper as opposed to using the cheapest ...more about RESUME DOS AND DON’TS

Resume Action Verbs

Action verbs can help you transform your resume from a simple list of job duties to a dynamic picture of your achievements and abilities. The list of suggested action verbs below may help you identify your skills and accomplishments. Since all job tasks involve some combination of people, ideas, information, things and procedures, we have ...more about Resume Action Verbs

Resume Formats & Content

Resume Formats There are two basic resume formats: chronological and functional. A chronological resume lists your experience in reverse chronological order (i.e., your most current job first). A functional resume is organized according to your skills. Each format has unique advantages—the chronological resume is most commonly used and widely accepted; the functional style offers more ...more about Resume Formats & Content


Perhaps one of the most important tools you will use in searching for a job is your resume. The primary purpose of your resume is to interest an employer enough to contact you for an interview. If you are sending out your resume and not getting calls for interviews, the resume is not working. The ...more about GENERAL RESUME WRITING GUIDELINES


Q: How do I write a resume with no experience? A: Include academic coursework, volunteer experience and activity involvement. Make 1-2 bullet points about significant projects or research in your coursework. Also use 1-2 bullet points to describe volunteer experience and activity involvement and specifically highlight any leadership roles. Q: If I transferred, should I ...more about RESUME FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Vision Boards

A vision board is a tool to help you gain clarity. It helps you concentrate on your goals and provides focus for your life goals! They are particularly helpful when enrolled in school and when seeking employment! 1. The Basics – Choose a large piece of card, poster board, cork board or canvas big enough ...more about Vision Boards