Career Resource Center - Resume Writing
Creating an Effective Resume
The most effective resumes are not mass produced but written for a single employer with a particular position or goal in mind. Writing your resume is an on-going process that entails creating your resume, finding job openings and continuously rewriting your resume. The goal should always be to have a resume that is shaped to respond exactly to the employer's expectaions.
Resume Writing Resources
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SHRP Student Services Top 10 Resume Writing Tips
For 10 helpful tips with writing your resume, by clicking here.
UMDNJ Human Resources Helpful Information
Please visit the Human Resources area of the UMDNJ website for information on:
- Resume Types and samples
- Accomplishment Statements
- Cover Letter samples
You can access this information by clicking here.
"Resume Cliches to Ditch"
Please visit Forbes on-line article which provides helpful infomration on what NOT to say on your resume by clicking here
"AfterCollege' Resume Center
Please visit the "AfterCollege" On-Line Resume Center for additional information on:
- Providing Effective References
- Appropriate Correspondence
- Developing Your Prospects with a Solid Resume
You can access this information on the "AfterCollege" website by clicking here.