Write A Best Resume To Stand Out With Professional

Write A Best Resume To Stand Out With Professional

The first step towards making an effective communication is to understand the concerns and requirement of the person we are addressing to. The very important understanding from the book – ‘How to make friends and influence people’ by Dale Carnegie is the cornerstone for writing an effective resume.

Remember the popular scene from ‘3 Idiots’ where the Principal of the engineering collage cites an example of broken eggs to prove the point of competiveness, the same applies for the resumes. The selected resumes are the ones that have survived the rut while the rest are trashed into the dustbin.

It is the principal of survival of the fittest that applies everywhere. It is particularly true in the case of resumes as it is the very first communication you send to your potential recruiter. Hence, resume should be written with a lot of care. There are a number of professional resume writing services which offers a lot of benefit. However, if you want, you can create your own resume. The famous job portals and networking platforms do not charge money for uploading your resume. Charges are levied for premium services. Let us see how to create a resume for free…  

6 Important Learning On How To Create A Resume For Free

If you choose to write your resume on your own and you want it to be effective, you should keep a few things in mind.

    1. Resume writing happens in two phases: one, when we upload our resume on the job portals and networking platforms for it to be viewed by the potential recruiters. And the second time when we are applying for a particular job, we need to modify our resume as per the requirements.
    2. While uploading the resume for the first time, you should choose a good format and brief about all your credential in a very simple and readable format in the most concise and specific manner. It will help recruiters to get an idea about what to expect from you as a professional.
    3. While the aforementioned first take on resume writing is aimed at uploading the profile, the second take need to be more focused and strategic approach. The very first step towards creating an effective resume is to understand the requirement of the recruiter. Read the job description and the expected key responsibility areas (KRAs) paying attention to each and every point.
    4. Try to assess whether you are the right candidate for the job. This point is particularly important because a hiring mistake is not just bad for the company but it leaves a very bad impression on the resume of the job seeker as well.
    5. Research on the company you are applying for, read about their work culture from their websites as well as any news that may be published about the company. Try to understand, how you will be able to add value to the company as an employee.

  • In every interview, the recruiter asks tow very important questions. Firstly, why you want to join our company? Secondly, what do you expect from our company? Answers to these two questions large influence the hiring decision. Hence, while creating the resume, you should keep these two points in mind and try to highlight the points that will make you the right hiring decision for the company. At the same time, do not deter from mentioning your professional expectations from the company.

As discussed before, it is fiercely competitive world out there where communication plays a very important role in every step of the way. It is very important to measure your steps in order to get moving in the right direction.

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