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Resume Objective Statement examples for Internships

During the time of degree education, you will always be aspiring for a good internship program to learn and gain some kind of work experience. It brings a lot of inspiration, encouragement and willingness to search for a good job after attaining graduation. There are many companies that look for fresh graduates or graduate students to work as trainees.

Objective statement in Resume

So the basic requirement of documents includes your resume and your identification from college/university. After your name and contact details on your resume, the most significant part is to write your objective statement. As a student, you are still pursuing your studies and may not have an idea as to how a company functions, its activities and its operations. But you have an objective for your career, which means your ambitions, goals and future plans. So it is important to be brief and to the point saying that you are a student of graduation or a Ph.D student seeking to find placement in certain area of …

Why can't I get a job with my resume?

As hundreds of job seekers pursue their careers, finding a job with resume plays a crucial role. With or without internship or volunteer experience, there is always a hesitation and anxiety in the submission of online resume and cover letter. Most of the job seekers miss one or more aspects of resume that completely takes away the job opportunity.

In order to be successful in getting a job with your resume and cover letter, ensure to follow these steps.

1. Give emphasis on education, if you are a fresh graduate. Mention briefly about what you have studied in your Graduation and quote your GPA. Demonstrate confidence about your knowledge, skill and capabilities to perform the job correctly.

2. If you are an experienced employee, you have a bigger role to play in the next job and you should job description thoroughly before applying for the job position.  Ensure that your skills and experience are completely in tune with the employers requirements.  Quote your education, skills, expert…

9 signs you need help with resume writing

Your resume gives the final verdict about your work. It makes either special or leaves you as a job seeker. But how to find out that your resume requires reworking or revision.

1. It does not have the recent additions about your skills and duties

You must update your resume every one year. This will give you an overall self-assessment, improvement in capabilities and boosts expert energies.

2. Resume does not promote you for a promotion

When your boss does not approve your promotion, it indicates that your resume is not talking about your expert areas more in detail.

3. It is not getting short listed

If you are confident that you meet the job criteria, the tone of your confidence can surely give you a lot of scope to get short listed. Your resume is the most important document that will give you an exclusive and unique opportunity to find a good job.

 4. You never receive a call for interview

Interview calls are always for the right applicant and it may be you. When you do not receive a …

14 Common Misconceptions About Resume writing

Growing job opportunities have doubled the number of resumes and cover letters. HR executives find it very difficult to screen resumes and this has evolved new methods and systems to filter and short list the best candidates. However, it is everyone’s effort to pick the best job and you will try and find out several methods to write and produce the best draft to get selected. As a fresh job seeker your knowledge about resume writing is quite limited and some may do not have an idea as to what are the main focus areas of a resume. As some agree that a resume is all about getting a good job and giving the best info about your education, work experience and skill set. Let’s find out what are those misconceptions as discussed below: 1. Write it in anyway Stop. Think for a while. This is a matter of career growth. You should put very good efforts in designing a good resume. Leave no scope for typos, grammar errors, punctuation errors or errors in sentences. 2. The longer is your resume, the bette…

How to write a job winning resume

A good resume can bring you an immediate placement. All the sections of a resume are equally important for a recruiter.  Personal details, career summary, work profile, skills and professional associations and memberships bring a lot of good recognition to place you in a good job.

Every word, term or SEO keyword used in resume has a lot of significance with the fact that it delivers a purposeful meaning to the reader. Building a resume closely relevant and in order with the recruiters requirements will definitely bring profitable results.

Career and employment are highly enhanced with resume. Working to this extent will surely produce good results in a competitive way.

Career change or a combinations of professional areas can also be detailed in a different format in resume. Additionally expert areas and accomplishments will present a very good view about your career.

Employer takes a couple of seconds to look at your resume and within that specified time, if you are able to provide the i…