Archive for January, 2010

Using Action Phrases in Resumes

In writing your resume, it is not just about what you have done in career but what you have achieved.  Describing your skills, experience, and strengths should be your main priority, but how?  Here are some helpful tips to create effective action phrases in your resume.Avoid using I – Although a resume is all about you, hiring managers do not like to be rubbed into the “me, me, and me” style of resumes.  Start by eliminating the pronoun “I” on your resume and replace it with an action verb or ph…