Resumes – Action Verbs

The use of action verbs in resumes can drastically change a boring word document into a “give me more” branded statement.

For example:

“Managed the rollout of a new IT system” can be changed to “Accelerated the rollout of a new IT system, achieving delivery under budget and within a tight three week deadline”.

Notice how the simple use of verbs in resumes will completely transform statement.

You can choose from a multitude of statement categories which include:

  • Creative Skills
  • Data Skills
  • Helping skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Organisational Skills
  • Management / Leadership Skills
  • Investigative Skills
  • Technical Skills

It’s important when writing resumes that there is a correct mix and balance of verbs. Resumes should always be written with the target audience in mind. Thing of verbs that can add value to the resume and will also be of transferable use to the future employer.

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