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Depending on what you need, it might just be easier to search for it, using this Google search box (it will only search this site):
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But if you want to go on and see what this page might help you find about anything and everything to do with writing a resume, then have at it...
We have categorized our resume pages to make finding what you need easier.
These pages introduce you to the concept of resumes and how to create them.
Our Sample Resume Formats Help You Get the Job! (Home Page)
Today's job market is highly competitive. To get the job you want, you must convey the benefits you'll bring to the organization. Our sample resume formats are just the tools you need.
Resume Writing Guide Overview
Start here to learn all the ins and outs of how to create a resume... but not just any resume... you need to build a top notch resume that will put you at the top of the job hunter heap. This is resume help you can take to the bank!
Effective Resume Writing
This guide to effective resume writing offers the resume writing help you need to craft a top-notch resume that is certain to get you noticed.
Overview of Resume Formats
Find out about the different types of resume formats and which one will best meet your needs.
Chronological Resume Formats
This type of resume presents your job history and education strictly by date, with the most recent first.
Functional Skills Resume Format
This is also sometimes known as a skills resume or skills-based resume. It contains a summary of qualifications that is organized by education, experience, and skills. There is not much emphasis on specific employer work history.
Combination Resume Format
You may also hear this resume type called a hybrid resume. It's exactly what the name says, a mix of the other two types.
How to Choose a Resume Format
Choosing the right resume format is important. Find out how to make the decision that's best for your situation.
Resume Objectives: To Do or Not To Do?
There are differing schools of thoughts about the value of resume objectives. Learn more...
Some Ineffective Resume Objective Samples
The jury is split on the value of using resume objectives. But a few of these poorly stated resume objective samples may convince you.
Top Notch Resume Objective Examples
If you have decided to include an objective on your resume, these resume objective examples show you how to do it well.
An Alternate to the Resume Objective: Summary of Qualifications
Many resume writing experts today prefer the power statement or a qualifications summary to the traditional resume objective.
Rules About Resume Layouts
Resume layouts may vary, but here are a few rules that will help you develop a resume that works for you.
The Right Resume Fonts Will Make a Difference
Your resume is not the place to make use of the many creative fonts available to you today. Learn which resume fonts are your best choices.
Resume Wording: It Can Make a Huge Difference in Your Resume Effectiveness
One of the key to how well your resume will work for you in getting you the interview is the resume wording you use. Learn more...
Resume Ideas: Phrasing to Spark Up Your Resume
Here are a few resume ideas on powerful wording to make your resume more dynamic.
Resume Key Words: Know Which Words to Use and Which to Avoid
Knowing which resume key words to include and which to stay away from on your resume will help you build a powerful, effective resume that lands you an interview.
Value of Resume Targeting
Here is a free resume writing tip for you. Writing a great resume means targeting it to the job you want. Build a resume that makes sense to the employer.
One of the best ways to learn about something is to study what has worked for others. Learn from the experts by studying sample resumes.
Resume Examples: The Power of Example
When you’re looking for ideas on how to write a great resume, resume examples can really be helpful. We have a great collection for you to use...
Sample Chronological Resume
Examining the details of a sample chronological resume can help you see how it is organized and how it might work for you.
Functional Resume Samples
The functional resume samples on this page will help you see how functional resumes work and when they might be right for you.
A Resume Example in the Combination Resume Format
When neither the chronological or the functional resume format is quite right, you might want to try a combination format. Look here for a resume example of this type.
Sample Student Resume: Don't Let Lack of Experience Get in Your Way!
Even if you've never held a "real" job, you can still do well in the job hunt if you model your resume after this sample student resume.
Entry Level Resume Samples
Writing your very first resume may be the hardest one to write. But when you use a free resume example from our site, it gets much easier.
Professional and Executive Examples
By looking at sample resumes for positions similar to the one you wish to hold, you may gain some ideas for writing your own.
Sample Job Resumes Can Give You Ideas
This collection of sample job resumes specific to various careers can help you figure out what to say on yours.
Administrative Resume Example
Here is your administrative resume example...
Attorney Resume Examples
Looking for attorney resume examples? We've got them!
Finance Resume Examples
If you're in the field of finance and working on your resume, we've got some great finance resume examples for you...
Marketing Resume Example
Here is a great marketing resume example you can use as a guideline in writing your own resume.
Military Resume Examples
If you're not sure how to sell yourself to civilians once you get out of the service, take a look at these sample military resume examples.
Nurse Resume Example
Are you in search of a nurse resume example? We've got what you need.
Public Relations Resume Example
Get an example of a public relations resume here.
Retail Resume Examples
If you're in need of a sample retail resume, you've come to the right place.
Teaching Resume Example
If you need a teaching resume example to model your own resume after, we've got it!
Resume templates can get you started when you're writing a resume. Templates let you write, without worrying about layout, format, and such...
Resume Templates: Free for the Taking
If you need to write your resume, but you're not sure where to start, then maybe one of our resume templates will give you just the jumpstart you need.
A Resume Outline to Guide Your Resume Development
If you don’t even know where to start with your resume, this resume outline will help. Find out exactly what kind of information you need to include.
Chronological Resume Templates
Looking for a chronological resume template? Great! We have just the downloadable resume template you need to make a great chronological resume!
Get Your Free Resume Template in the Functional Format
With our click and type MS Word free resume template in the functional format, you get a head start on your resume.
Combination (Hybrid) Resume Templates
When you have easy to use combination resume templates, you can create resumes in a snap and start getting results tomorrow.
Curriculum Vitae Templates and Tips
When a CV is needed, our curriculum vitae templates will help you know where to start.
Microsoft Resume Templates: What You Need to Know
Microsoft resume templates can be helpful in crafting your next resume, but you'll need to know how to customize them to avoid that cookie cutter look.
How to Make a Resume Online
Online, web resumes are being used more and more. Come see our free resume sample to get an idea of what an online resume is all about.
More on Creating an Online Resume
This is a continuation of the article above, on converting your print resume to online resume format.
How to Get Your Online Resumes Online
This installment of the online resumes series looks at how to get your online resume up on the Web and seen.
Publicizing Your Online Resume
Online resume posting and promotion is essential if you want to get any attention for your online resumes.
Best Free Resume Builder Reviews
Can you really create resume using one of those free resume builders on the Web? Learn more here.
Review: Pongo Resume
Find out the pros and cons of this popular online resume builder. (Hint: I love it!)
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