When it comes to choosing a resume format, one size doesn't fit all. There are several different types of resumes and there really isn't one best resume format, but for 2013, resumes with a profile are the ones that are going to get noticed.
Depending on your personal circumstances, choose a chronological, a functional, or a combination resume, and, regardless of which type of resume you choose, be sure it is a customized resume - specific to the job you are interested in.
Generic resumes don't work anymore. Instead, your resume needs to clearly show the employer why you should be selected for an interview.
Here's more advice on how to write a resume including choosing a type of resume, using resume templates, resume writing tips, and where to get help with resume writing.
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