Resume Basics


Why You Need a Résumé

As helpful as social media and sites such as LinkedIn are, a traditional resume is still a...

Types of Résumés

Before you begin your résumé, you need to know the different types of résumés and their...

Writing Your Résumé Step-by-Step

Where to begin? The blank page can be quite intimidating. Take some advice from other...

How to Avoid Common Résumé Mistakes

Employers may receive thousands of resumes for one position. Because of this, they are often...

Resume Advice (from the Blog)

Chronological Resumes

Chronological resumes list most recent jobs first.
38 Samples

Functional Resumes

Functional resumes list skills and achievements first, then work history.
16 Samples

Combination Resumes

Combination resumes use elements from chronological and functional formats.
28 Samples

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