Monthly Archives: December, 2012

Give your résumé an eye-catching format


A winning way to craft your résumé is to begin by brandishing your name — followed by abbreviations for any certifications or graduate degrees you earned — in large, bold font on the first line. And cite in large, bold font your professional title on the second line of your résumé. By doing so, you’ll instantly broadcast to harried hiring managers who only skim your résumé what you are and what you could do for them. Your professional title should be honest, but need not necessarily match the job title of your current job, particularly if the latter fails to…