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Resume or CV – ASCII Format

When you read the term “Resume  or CV ASCII” formats, it means that you are talking about a .txt resume or CV document. This is the “plain text” variant by which most word processing programs will let you save a document. It is also a very plain document to read. Thus, if you are going […]

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Skills based resume

There are all kinds of debates about the merits of an accomplishment based resume over that of a skills-based resume. For instance, most people who favor the focus on accomplishments will do so because they fear that a list of your responsibilities or skills is not actually demonstrating what you have learned. Just consider the […]

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Resumes – Sample Action Verbs

The following is a list of sample action verbs that can be used when writing resumes for management based roles. It’s important that resumes are themed and that you make your resume interesting, informative and most importantly, natural. Please feel free to use the list when preparing your resume. This list is to assist people […]

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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 […]

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