Resume Writing Tips for Freshers & Experienced | Tips for Creating Blockbuster Resume

Resume TIPS
Resume Tips

Tips for Creating Blockbuster Resume

A resume has one purpose – to market your skills, achievements, professional background, academic history, and future potential to a prospective employer.

It is Much like a 30-second commercial, today’s resume must provide maximum data as quickly as possible and differentiate you from all other candidates, all while being presented in an attractively packaged.

Writing a winning resume simply takes thought and planning. So Before Creating a Resume, you must have a clear idea of what you want to accomplish in your professional life in order to maximize the impact of your resume for your targeted audience.

Before writing a Resume, there are lots of things to keep in mind. They are

  1. Typography (Font & Size)
  2. Customization of your resume
  3. Using  Better resume keywords
  4. Resume format, Size and File Names
  5. Highlighting qualities and strengths
  6. Using effective titles
  7. Using Bullet Lists
  8. Proper Headers and Footers
  9. Using No pronouns
  10. Use action verbs
  11. Never Use Any Pictures in Resume
  12. Using Mr. and Ms. if appropriate

Choosing a layout :

Choosing a layout is one of the important thing, which every one mostly neglect it. Resume layout depends on your Field, your Skill set, and your career Path

Three types of resume layout :

  • Chronological resume
  • Functional resume
  • Combination resume.

Information That Every Good Resume should Contain the Following Things :

  • Correct Contact Information
  • Education and Training Details
  • Skill Set and Qualifications Summary
  • Achievements
  • Your current career level
  • Professional Experience (For experienced)

STEP BY STEP PROCEDURE TO CREATE A BLOCK BUSTER RESUME :

VISUAL CUSTOMIZATION OF RESUME

STEP 1 : (Regardless of which resume style you choose, it should be formatted in a specific way.)

For Creating a Resume, open a blank Document in Microsoft Word and set Margins to 1” all around. Use 14 for section headings, and 12 for all other text. Never use Capital Letters all over the place. Use standard fonts such as Georgia, Arial or Times New Roman.

STEP 2 : Choosing a Proper Lay out for Resume

Chronological resume : Best for those who have mostly worked in the same field

Follow the below Order for chronological Resume :

  1. List your employment history.
  2. Provide information on your education.
  3. Add additional sections as needed (Job specific skills,)

Functional Resume : Best for those who cannot show a steady career progression.

Follow the below Order for Functional Resume :

  1. Education’ or ‘Skills,
  2. Awards, and Achievements
  3. List your employment history

Resume Tips | Resume Format

Combination Resume : Best for those who have specific skills and wish to highlight how they were acquired. (For Freshers Mostly)

Follow the below Order for Combination Resume

  1. Education details
  2. Graduation Project Details (If Any)
  3. List your employment history.
  4.  Information on your skills, awards, and achievements.

STEP 3 : Headings (Titles)

Left-align your section headings. You can single-space after a heading and before the section content and double-space before a heading. Like it or not, employers will usually make a judgment about your resume in 5 seconds.

STEP 4 : Contact Information

Include your Working E-mail, Mobile number, Contact Address with Pin Code Compulsory.

STEP 5 : Skills, Responsibilities  and accomplishments

These  Details should highlight your skills and your ability to do the job for which you are applying. Here use the proper Verbs for that describe your responsibilities. For Example : ‘scheduled appointments’ ‘assisted clients’ and ‘provided administrative support.’

STEP 6 :  Personal Details 

In this Section you have to include your full name, Parents Name, DOB, Passport Details, Contact Details, Languages known etc..

After including every thing about Personal Details, Contact Details, Work Exp, Responsibilities at present Position and past, Skill Set, Education and Certifications, make sure there are no mistakes in spellings and Grammar.

Restrict the Resume to 2-3 Pages Max for Entry Level Graduates & 1-3 Years Exp . For More Experienced Candidates it can be extended up to 3-4 Pages

STEP 7 : Final Step:

Save your Resume with a Proper File Name in a Word (.doc) Format of .PDF,

For Ex :  Praveen_FRESHER_B Tech_CSE.doc

Things to Avoid in Resume :

  1. Using Pictures
  2. Irrelevant work experiences
  3.  No lies, please
  4. Current and Expected Salary
  5. Size of the Resume
  6. No Hobbies
  7. No scattered information
  8. No fancy design
  9. No pronouns
  10. Spelling mistakes.
  11. Grammatical errors.
  12. Misuse of apostrophes, plurals, and possessives.

Suggested:

CDAC Recruitment 

APCRDA Recruitment 

IBPS Latest Notification

 

NOTE:

Please Don’t Ask the Sample Resume. I know what you guys do with Sample Resumes. U will just Replace the skills and other Details. I don’t want that to be happened. Follow my instructions and try to prepare your Own Resume, so it will standout from other Resume. Don’t Ever follow other Resumes for god’sake. This is why we have given this Tips.

 

222 Comments

    1. Please Don’t Ask the Sample Resume. I know what you guys do with Sample Resumes. U will just Replace the skills and other Details. I don’t want that to be happened.

      Follow my instructions and try to prepare your Own Resume, so it will standout from other Resume. Don’t Ever follow other Resumes for god’sake.

       
    1. Please Don’t Ask the Sample Resume. I know what you guys do with Sample Resumes. U will just Replace the skills and other Details. I don’t want that to be happened. Follow my instructions and try to prepare your Own Resume, so it will standout from other Resume. Don’t Ever follow other Resumes for god’sake.

       
      1. Hi Praveen,

        Thats good way to write resume but how possible you include your personal detail and exp and qualification all of mention on first page.

         
  1. Please Don’t Ask the Sample Resume. I know what you guys do with Sample Resumes. U will just Replace the skills and other Details. I don’t want that to be happened. Follow my instructions and try to prepare your Own Resume, so it will standout from other Resume. Don’t Ever follow other Resumes for god’sake.

     
  2. You Fucking Weirdos can’t you understand English as he mentioned from the begining don’t ask for sample resume.Can’t you Prepare it on your own lame fellas.This shows how sincere you people are shame on you!!!!!!!!:)))))

     
  3. sir please provide us the details of cover letters that has to be attached while applying for an it job through email.

     
  4. HI dear u r tips r so good to be written for good resume ….
    but when i want to click on LATEST JOBS link it will buffer and see a error message …. please see it dear………….

     
  5. thank you very much sir . . .i have read your article and i just want to ask you in my resume i have mention my name , contact no , mail ID and address ….then objective …..then education detail ….then about my skill …then project i have done (as i m fresher) ….then archievement and then a little bit about my personal profile (birthdate , full name , my hobbies and language i know)….at last declaration . .. .so is it proper format or should i change anything in that format ???? please reply me i m waiting . . . .

     
  6. How to apply for Dream companies like Google , Microsoft, Oracle, Amazon when I have neither such fantastic achievements like awards, prizes; nor academic ROCKSTAR who is having CGPA of higher ranking. But I have introductory understanding about most of frameworks and newly born languages like Scala, Python etc. But I am always ready for hardwork and work until I found total satisfaction. Seeking for Guidance !!!

     
  7. Hi
    Pls could you help me for accounting profile , which one i need to add my expirence in My CV , wht is the highlight i need to mention . pls help me out.

     
  8. Admin has clearly mentioned,"Don't ask for the sample resume". But still there are guys asking for sample copy. I don't think that a person who is not capable of writing up his own resume can do an engineer's job.

     
  9. m in b.tech 4th yr now.. i want to know wat r the exams either for job or further studies i can attempt this year i.e, which does not ask completion of b.tech degree..

     
  10. why talking so much…..just post a resume….what do u think after reading all these any one will try it………..no way they will cut this tab and find where some format is given…………

     
  11. LOL! ppl in india follow only one thing, copy from sample n edit it 😛
    Just wondering wat would happen if there is no Ctrl+c and Cntl+V.

     
  12. Thank you sir given me a helpful tips …….:)
    And also Send me a interview tips in my mail id…..
    .its so much useful for me…….:)

     
  13. Good morning sir, your tips is very useful for me to prepare my own resume.itys very easy to me.thank you sir.please continue your job.thanks a lot sir.

     
  14. Dear Sir.i have done B.tech in Electronics & Communication.i am a fresher .i tried a lot for getting a good job according to me but i failed.i dont know the reason why i failed.but sir i never disappointed.i know success may be delayed but not denied.can u send me a sample of cv on my mail id
    shrivastav.rahul59@gmail.com.i shall very gratful to u for this.my contact no is 9716670425.

     
  15. good,,information,, can you send one sample fresher resume to me,, for getting a clear idea about the resume not for replacing… think about it sir, plz

     
  16. sir please send me also some sample resumes sir and canu suggest me some tips to get a good job ,i am currently undergoing training in an organization where there is no use for me and i am wasting my time as well can u help me out please………..

     
  17. Sir
    I understood how to excel my self in resume
    kindly send me the sample resume for Automobile Passenger car sales

     

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *