How to build the perfect resume


When creating an effective resume it’s important to use the right language and the right format.


According to Forbes.com and ZipRecruiter, make sure to include these words in your resume:


  • Experience
  • Management
  • Project
  • Development
  • Business
  • Skill
  • Professional
  • Knowledge
  • Leadership


Forbes.com and ZipRecruiter also suggest avoiding these words:


  • Need
  • Me
  • Myself
  • Chance
  • Develop
  • Hard
  • First
  • Learning


When creating a resume it’s also important to know what to include in it. You should include areas focused on your objective, a summary, your work history, training and references. You should avoid listing your personal interests and hobbies.