Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Golden Tips For Resume Writing

The resume is the identity of an individual. The person is judged on its basis after years of study. It is not easy to write a resume, one must know the format of writing. It should be eye catching. It must not contain any error. The most important thing in resume writing is that the candidate should know what the employer is expecting and he must include those golden words in his resume. Also, it is the first requirement for every job. One must be aware about some critical tips before writing. One should know what should be included and what should be left out. Career Objective, Qualification and education are the most important aspect. One must put his heart into the writing to get a winning resume.

Here are some tips which can help you to write the golden resume which can shape your career.
  • Format your resume Wisely
Do the well formatting of your resume. Generally it gets scanned within 25 seconds. It should not be hard to read or unorganized and should not exceed 2 pages. Use a logical format and wide margins, clean type and clear headings. Also, use bullets to attract attention.

  • Identify Accomplishments and not just the Job Description.
Focus on what you did in the Job and not what your job was. Always list your accomplishment and it must be true and unique. Always avoid using generic descriptions.

  • Quantify Your Accomplishments
A resume is a marketing document designed to sell your skills and strengths rather than just portray a biography of the candidate. One must include and highlight all achievements.

  • Prepare your resume for the industry
Unlike advertising and designing professionals the mechanical engineering industry won't be impressed and may be turned off by. Your accomplishments, error-free writing, grammatically-correct, clean, crisp type and paper will make the impression for you.
  • Replace your Objective" with a "Career Summary
Do replace your career objective with your career summary. It is designed to give a brief overview of who you are and what you do. All you need is to grab the manager's attention and for that you will have only 25 seconds to create a good impression. You can grab the opportunity within that time.

  • Network
For unemployed candidates there is a full time job of handing out resumes. Networking is an essential component to find a good job. It includes personal contacts, references from friends, seniors or family member. It also includes people who have worked with you or the people for whom you had once worked.

All, you need for a good resume is knowledge of the format and skills that will build up your career. Resume Writing is the first stair to your career. A good step can help you to reach to the sky heights. Be confident enough to face people and do not write anything about which you don't know. Never try to make a fake resume it can send you to the black list of the company. Be true and loyal to companies and to yourself.