A resume serves a single-but-key purpose: To grant you an audience with a potential employer. It’s essential, then, that your resume makes it clear how and why your skills and experience meet the requirements of the job description.
Other Resume Resources
- ACS Career Series Video – YouTube Video "Preparing a Resume" [Video Transcript]
- Self Study Guide for Preparing A Resume
A companion guide for applying strategies to your job search.
- Group Discussion Guide for Preparing A Resume
For individual or group use. Activities designed to refine your job search and resume.
- Resume Preparation Guidebook [.PDF 174 KB]
Tips for chemical professionals
- Sample Resumes
Example of Ineffective Resume Structure and an Effective Resume
Writing the resume is only slightly above filling out income tax forms in the hierarchy of worldly delights. - Rockport Institute