Presentation on theme: "Résumés A one page document that lists your information, education, talents, and interests, for an employer to look at to get to know you. - Neatly handwritten."— Presentation transcript:
Résumés A one page document that lists your information, education, talents, and interests, for an employer to look at to get to know you. - Neatly handwritten or Typed. -Correct spelling. - Use of active verbs.
#1. Education Most recent first! 5 – 7 Ahern Middle School 111 Mechanic St. Foxboro, MA, zip??? k-4 ??? Elementary School ??? Street, Foxboro, MA zipcode?
#2 Work Experience List Jobs or chores that you do. > You need to list at least 2. > Do not explain the jobs, just list them. > List most recent job first. Keep my room clean. Take out trash. Baby sit younger sister. Mow lawn
#3 Skills and Talents List at least 3 items Examples: Artistic, creative Athletic, competitive Good listener Able to speak in front of people Karate Instructor Sunday school Instructor Mentor, HR Representative
#4 Interests List at least 3 items. -Use ACTIVE verbs “-ing” Examples: Playing soccer, baseball …etc Member of the Ahern Chorus Member of the Ahern Band Girl / Boy Scout member School Clubs ??? Drawing, Reading, video games
#5 Special Achievements List at least 2 items Examples: Won a medal at a Karate Competition Medalist at a school poetry contest Leadership award in Boy/Girl Scout Member of “Relay for Life” team 2010
#6 References List at least 3 people - Include First & Last name - your relationship to them. Example: Susan Jones, Soccer Coach