Resume Guide


CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U. S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, provides information on writing a resume, including: strategies for developing a resume, sample resumes, and effective resume marketing techniques.

Resume Checklist provides a checklist to help develop and focus a resume.

Curriculum Vitae for Museum Professionals

College Art Association

The College Art Association offers guidelines for curriculum vitae for museum professionals. It encourages applicants to remember that individuals outside the field are frequently involved with the search process.

279 Free Resume Templates


HLoom provides 279 free resume templates.

15 Quick Tips for a Winning Resume

Quintessential Careers

Quintessential Careers offers an article on how to craft or update a resume. It includes tips on refocusing and restructuring experience, communicating brand, and elements to catch attention. It also shares many worksheets to help job-seekers prepare, including capturing transferable skills, listing keywords of job descriptions, and organizing accomplishments and experience.

How to Get Started on Your Resume: A Primer for Job Seekers

Quintessential Careers

Quintessential Careers shares an article for job-seekers and career-changers that includes steps for starting, updating or revising resumes.

Branding Your Resume

Quintessential Careers

Quintessential Careers offers an article on branding your resume, with several examples of headlines and personal/career branding statements.

Preparing a Curriculum Vitae: Proven Success Strategies

Quintessential Careers

Quintessential Careers notes that a curriculum vita tends to be used more than a resume in the scientific and teaching fields. It lists the typical categories that are included in a curriculum vita and provides samples.

How to Write a Great Resume

Resume Workshop

Resume Workshop shares this comprehensive guide on how to create a winning resume.

How to Write a Masterpiece of a Resume

Rockport Institute

Rockport Institute has advice on writing a resume. It discusses structure and format and offers tips for presenting information most effectively.