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RESUMES

INTRODUCTION    THE BASICS    WHERE TO START?

    TYPES OF RESUMES:    Chronological    Functional    Combination

RESUME DO'S AND DON'TS    10 QUICK TIPS FOR RESUME SUCCESS    9 WORST RESUME MISTAKES
10 WAYS YOUR RESUME IRKS HIRING MANAGERS    DON'T MAKE THESE MISTAKES
    RESUME LINKS    STYLE TIPS

WHAT'S IN A NAME    CONTACT INFORMATION    WORK EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION & SKILLS


RESUME LINKS

Resume-Writing Resources

Need help with your resume? There is a wealth of information available whether you are a high school student writing your first resume for a summer job or an experienced resume-writer looking for ways to improve.

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HLoom - free resume templates in Word

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Two Dozen Hot Resume Tips from Yana Parker

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Nine Worst Resume Mistakes from Forbes.com

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Writing A Resume from the Government of Canada YouthPath site

bullet Create an account to access the Resume Builder from the Government of Canada's Service Canada site
bullet From the Quintessential Careers site:
bullet The Quintessential Careers website has tutorials on how to write a resume.
bullet From Monster.ca
bullet The Resume Centre
bullet Resume E-Book for New Grads (& Entry Level Employees)
bullet Cover Letters and other Essential Correspondence
bullet Writing a Good Cover Letter (or How Not to Write a Cover Letter)
bullet Job Interview
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Resumes at JobStar includes samples of chronological and functional resumes.

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Resume & Cover Letters from Career Services at George Mason University

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Resume & CV guide from Virginia Tech

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The Career Toolbox website includes tips on writing a resume.

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The NextSteps website has tips on making a good first impression with your resume and cover letter.

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How to Write a Resume from Open Colleges

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Creative Resume Ideas:  How to Design Your Own from Open Colleges