If you enjoy your profession and are actively seeking to handle more challenging tasks, have your considered how you best display your talents on your resume?
If you are a new graduate in your field and seeking to enter your very first professional job, have you considered how to get the attention of hiring managers and get passed the ATS?
One of the best things to do is to take a look at your current resume and ask a few questions:
- Can you positively say that your resume has expressed creatively your talents while clearly categorizing education, internship experience and software proficiencies?
- Have you set up a strategic plan on how to merge your skills from your old profession to your new desired profession?
- How have you leveraged your prior experience and positioned your skills for your next professional job?
Debra Ann Matthews is an affiliate with Career Thought Leaders and serves as the New Business Owner Representative for the National Resume Writers Association. She welcomes your questions, concerns and successes about your resume and its ability to secure an interview for you next professional position. Feel free to email her @ firstname.lastname@example.org or connect with her on www.letmewriteitforyou.org.