Why You Need a Resume

Resumes are essential for any type of job search. Understand how to use a resume template to create your own in this free lesson.

What should you include on a resume?

Each resume has its own layout, format, look, and feel. However, every resume should contain the same basic types of information.

Click the buttons in the interactive below to learn more about what to include on a resume:

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Additional skills

This section can appear anywhere after your work experience. It should include any technical or career related skills. It may also include related skills that you gained outside your career, such as volunteer work or community service.