The best resumes are written to the specific needs of your industry and employer. A successful resume is targeted, succinct and well presented. Research the industry or employer that you are applying to and then work on tailoring your resume so that it meets their needs.

Many students find it useful to have a master resume that they use to store all of their experiences, skills and achievements and then choose from that document to create a targeted application.

Access our resume creation tool and resume resources for help getting started. We also have a number of sample resumes available to help you determine which style of resume is suitable for your purposes. Once you have completed your resume you can have it automatically checked with our resume reviewer.

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