While completing school over the past few years, I have interned at the same company off and on. On my resume, how should I write this? Can I write (2015-2017) and leave it at that? Or do I write something to acknowledge the gaps like Periodic 2015-2017 or Temp 2015-2017?
Great question. As you probably already know, the real estate on your resume is incredibly important. For the sake of space and simplicity, I suggest taking the route of listing the starting month and year…View all answers »
I just graduated high school and I'm applying for a job. I have no work experience. What should I include on my resume? I was going to put I was the captain of the varsity baseball team to show leadership and communication. Should I include volunteer information? Any suggestions?
Yes, include your athletic experience and any other "non-classroom" school-related activities you may have participated in as well. Volunteer information is also great to add, any experience you have…View all answers »
What type of personal information should I include on my resume?
Great questions! When is comes to personal information, one should not overwhelm their resume and just keep it simple and straight to the point. The routine route one goes with is Full Name, Address, City,…View all answers »
How do recruiters view full-time service after college, such as the Peace Corps or Teach for America? Will these experiences help or hurt my application for a corporate position?
Hello! This is a great question and relevant for anyone with unpaid volunteer work. If you have limited career experience these kinds of activities are an excellent substitute. Also if you are unemployed or…View all answers »
What should I not include on my resume?
The points below is really about keeping your resume professional and for the hiring team knows the facts about your skills sets and experience to make a decision.
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