Career Services

Resume Writing Guidance

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When you’re applying to a job post, and competing against a number of applicants, it’s likely that one or more staff members (possibly aided by a software program) will conduct an initial screening of resumes. A small number of the resumes will be forwarded to the hiring decision makers for a more careful review. Check out the content below to learn how to increase the odds that your resume will make it past the screeners—and result in an interview.