How to write a resume

How to write your resume

As there are so many different styles of resumes, there is literally no right or wrong and everyone has a different opinion on them. Ultimately a resume has one purpose – to secure an interview. Your resume is how you present yourself to both recruiters and potential hiring managers. Both make split second decisions while reading your resume. So keep it short, simple and impactful.


Tips for successful resume

  • Be personal – it’s all about you
  • Sell yourself. Be proud of your achievements
  • Be accurate. Don’t over exaggerate
  • Don’t write a novel
  • Keep it current
  • Use social media to your advantage
  • Don’t skip any essentials
  • Plan your strategy for references