Your Resume

Susan Buysse, Associate Director

TMMBA students often inquire about a resume tune-up.  The outcomes of a well-crafted resume are:

  • Functions as a carefully tailored personal sales & marketing tool (can shorten job search significantly).
  • Enables you to meet (or speak) with hiring manager or person who can move you to next step in hiring process.
  • Guides an interview.
  • Serves as a reminder.

Typically, the first third or half of a resume is read at first glance.  You have just a few short seconds to make a strong first impression of your professional standards.  So, how can you write a resume that stands out in the crowd and gets noticed?  This article on Career Journal (one of my favorite sites) outlines key tips: 

Improve Your Resume in Twelve Simple Steps