Featured Career Resource: Writing a Winning Resume

By John Link

The Career Planning & Development Center at Webster University has developed a robust resume writing resource for all. Whether you’re putting yourself out on the job market for the first time or transitioning into a new career altogether, the center’s resume writing guide can be helpful for preparing a stand-out resume for any employment application.
Writing a Winning Resume
• Pages 5, 6: Chronological formatted resume examples
• Pages 10, 11: Targeted resume examples (customized for a specific job or internship)
• Page 12: Reference document example (an entirely separate document from your resume)
• Pages 13, 14: Listing of action verbs to begin each experience bullet point


John Link is the Assistant Director in Career Development Webster University Career Planning & Development Center.