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Resume Checklist

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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
    Phone (Cell/Home)
    Email Address

  • 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

Additional Resources

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Customize Your Resume
In all cases, 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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