Objectives, Summaries, or Professional Profiles

Use these resume objective examples and resume summary examples to help craft your own unique resume.

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Download our Chronological Resume Template if you haven't already. If you've already started your resume template from a previous lesson, you can open that document.

You will be working only in the Summary portion of the document for this activity. Please refer to the following picture:

summary_section

Replace the template text with your own information. Be sure to remove the brackets as you are replacing text.

  1. Modify the Summary of Qualifications section. Do this by replacing the text with either bullet items or a paragraph like the example. Both should summarize your qualifications, career highlights, and areas of expertise.
  2. You can rename this section with an appropriate title. Some possible titles include Profile, Competencies, Professional Background, Accomplishments, or Areas of Strength.
  3. Save the file to your computer. You will be adding more information as you progress through the lessons in this unit.