Resume Preparation Tips and Resume Format for job search
Prepare the Resume in Word format as .doc file.
Keep the file size of the Resume as small as possible.
Prepare the Resume in Arial font type and in font size 12.
Avoid using unnecessary lines and highlights except the Headings.
Watch out for format error, spelling errors and typo mistakes. A resume with inconsistency or mistakes look like junk to recruiters.
Job Resume Header
Resume header is the first thing which catches the attention of the Recruiters.
Keep only the name, E mail ID and Mobile number. Address in the resume header is generally unnecessary.
Career objective in Resume should be specific and not general. Customize your carrier objective according to the job profile.
To seek a carrier as a Software Developer in an organization which provides me an opportunity for continuous learning and professional development.
Avoid giving the education summary in the form of tables.
Always include the Name of the University, College name, Discipline, Year of passing and percentage of marks.
Start from the recent education qualifications and go the past qualifications.
Include any extra certifications and qualifications if any.
This is the most important part of the Resume. Only based on this candidates are short listed by HR recruiters.
Keep your skill details as detail as possible and avoid giving brief information.
Try to explain in detail the various skills you posses needed for the job position you apply.
It is always recommended to keep this section of the Resume to maximum size in the page.
Add details regarding the training you have undergone which would always enhance the prospects of getting hired.
Mention details about Certifications and additional trainings if any.
Conclude Your Resume with your personal Information.
Furnish details like your full name, father’s name, Date of Birth, Nationality, Passport number Etc.
Dos and Don’ts
Always take a pint out of your resume and check for the correctness.
Avoid giving false information on the resume or the skill you are not through of.
Create your Resume cleat and in the most professional aspects.