Must Have: The right Active words in your resume
When employers look at your resume, we are going to assume that if you put it in your resume, you are good at it. When words like rapidly and easily come up before your tasks they don’t tend to have the same impact as words like Spearheaded or Fulfilled. Take a look through your resume and make sure you are using the right “active” words. You want to make sure you tell future employers what you actually did, and how you made a specific impact in the right way.
If you check my Delicious Bookmarks towards the bottom left of the blog page you’ll find a bookmark for 100 Great Resume Words that can help breath new life in to your resume. I am currently building a Delicious Stack on great resume words to use, so check back soon.
Posted on October 10, 2011, in Uncategorized and tagged Business, Cover letter, Employment, interview, Job description, Job hunting, resume, Resumes and Portfolios. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.