I tell ya', I get tired of scanning résumés sometimes. Having seen thousands of

them while hiring people, I can confidently tell you that the average employer

spends only 30 seconds per résumé. What does this mean? It means you only have

30 seconds to make the first cut. Since I see so many badly written résumés and

since someone on the Evolt list posted a question about résumés, here's my first

article. Follow these résumé tips and you'll improve your chances in the job hunt.

Since the

objective of a résumé is to get you a job interview, your résumé should keep

shouting, "These are my skills, this is what I have accomplished, and this is

how I can be an asset to your company". While no two résumés can ever be alike,

keep the following points in mind while creating your résumé.

Don'ts

Do's