How to write a winning resumé
So, you’ve found an ad for your ideal job. Where do you start in updating your resumé?
In most instances, your resume is the first introduction the company or recruiter will have to you. It’s your chance to tell the reader why you’re suitable for the role and what you can bring to the company. Your resume is a marketing document; studies have found that the average time the decision-maker reads a resume before allocating to the ‘yes’, ‘no’ or ‘maybe’ pile is less than two minutes! With this in mind, here are some general resume development guidelines to help with format and content.
What will make my resume stand out?
I’m often asked “What will make my resume stand out?” Here are my top tips for a really competitive resume: