How do I build a resume?
Building a resume involves the following steps:
- Identify the purpose of the resume: What job or field are you applying for?
- Gather information: This includes your education, work experience, skills, and accomplishments.
- Choose a format: There are several formats to choose from, including chronological, functional, and combination.
- Write the resume: Start with a strong headline and summary statement, followed by sections on education, work experience, skills, and awards or certifications.
- Tailor the resume: Customize your resume for each job you apply for by highlighting the skills and experiences that are most relevant to the position.
- Edit and proofread: Carefully review your resume for errors and ensure that it is concise, easy to read, and free of typos.
- Use Enhancv’s resume builder: We’ve made resume building a breeze – choose from over 1,000 resume templates and designs. Fix all accidental typos and export in an ATS-friendly format.