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Resume Checklist

Checklist for What to Include on a Resume


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The following resume checklist includes the information you need to include on your resume. Use the checklist to make sure you have included all relevant information in your resume.

Resume Checklist

[    ] Contact Information
First Last Name
Street Address
City, State, Zip
Email Address

[    ] Objective, Headline or Profile (optional)

[    ] Experience
This section of your resume includes your work history. List the companies you worked for, dates of employment, the positions you held and a bulleted list of responsibilities and achievements.

[    ] Education
In the education section of your resume, list the colleges you attended, the degrees you attained, and any special awards and honors you earned.

[    ] Skills
Include skills related to the position / career field that you are applying for i.e. computer skills, language skills.

[    ] Professional Memberships

Customize Your Resume

Be sure to personalize and customize your resume, so, it reflects your skills and abilities and connects them with the jobs you are applying for.

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