Create an impressive resume

Leverage your personal assessment and SMART goals to create a winning resume

A man writing his resume on a computer

Primarily, a resume is designed to do three things:

  1. Highlight your skills, accomplishments, and qualifications
  2. Impress a potential employer enough to schedule an interview
  3. Help focus and guide the interview in a beneficial way

In this lesson, you’ll learn:

  • General tips and techniques to help you create an effective resume
  • Different resume formats you can use to showcase your skills
  • How to translate military skills into civilian terms
  • A list of action verbs you can use on your resume

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