Resume & Interview Resources


10 Resume Writing Tips to Help You Land a Job

  1. Look for Keywords in the Job Postings

  2. Review resume examples for your industry

  3. Use a professional font

  4. Include only the most relevant information and put the most important information first

  5. Use active language

  6. Call attention to important achievements

  7. Only include subheadings and sections you need

  8. Choose appropriate margins

  9. Proofread and edit

  10. Decide whether you need a unique resume for different jobs

To view the full article from Indeed

45 Best Resume Tips & Tricks (Writing Advice & Samples)

  1. Create a professional email address.

  2. Update your contact info.

  3. Set your font size to 10-12 points.

  4. Use reverse-chronological order.

  5. Only add jobs you've had in the past 10-15 years.

  6. Consider putting your education section first.

  7. Lose the phrase "References Available Upon Request"

To view the entire list with writing advice and samples from Zety


Best Techniques for a Successful Job Interview

  1. Improve your interview technique

  2. Dress for interview success

  3. Brush up your interview skills

  4. Minimize interview stress

  5. Make the best first impression

  6. Sell yourself to the interviewer

  7. What to do when you are an introvert

  8. Take the time to say "thank you" after the interview

  9. Practice interviewing

  10. Use your networking contacts

  11. Check out the company

  12. Be prepared for a phone interview

  13. Handle a group interview

  14. Interview while dining

  15. Avoid these interview mistakes

To view this list with detailed explanations from The Balance Careers

Additional Resources:

"Powerful Job Interview Tips From a Recruiter: How to Pass an Interview" from Career Sidekick

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