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Content Tips

The information you include in your resume, and in what order, may vary depending upon your experience and the job requirements.

Address, Telephone and E-Mail

  • Until you graduate, include both permanent and school contact information.
  • Include the telephone number where you can be reached during daytime working hours.
  • Be sure your telephone voicemail greeting sounds professional.
  • Check your e-mail / voicemail messages frequently and respond promptly.

Following are the typical sections of a resume, in the order in which they usually appear.

Objective
Highlights / Summary
Education
Experience
Skills
Other Accomplishments and Interests
References

 
 

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