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Creating a resume


Curipod generated lesson: "Creating a resume". #8-10

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
In no more than 4 words, how would you describe a professional?
2. Slide
60 seconds
"Learn the different parts of a resume" "Learn what information to include in a resume" "Learn how to format a resume"
Learning objective:
3. Slide
60 seconds
A resume is a document summarizing your education, experience, and skills. Include your contact information, education, work/volunteer experience, and any special skills. Proofread your resume multiple times to ensure accuracy and clarity.
Creating a Resume
4. Slide
60 seconds
Objective: A brief, concise statement of what you hope to achieve in your job search. It should focus on the type of job you want and the skills you have that are relevant. Experience: A description of past employment experiences, including job titles, dates of employment, and the duties and responsibilities associated with each job. Education: A list of educational institutions attended, degrees earned, and any relevant coursework or certifications.
5. Slide
60 seconds
It is suggested to update your resume at least every six months to keep it up to date. Including a photo of yourself in your resume is not recommended. It is important to include measurable accomplishments in your resume rather than just listing your duties and responsibilities.
Did you know?
6. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What are the key elements that should be included in the "Experience" section of a resume?
7. Personalised Feedback
360 seconds
How do you tailor your resume to fit a specific job description?
8. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What is the most important skill to highlight on a resume?
9. Poll
60 seconds
What is the purpose of a resume?
  • To provide personal information about yourself
  • To list your hobbies and interests
  • To showcase your skills and experience to potential employers
10. Poll
60 seconds
What are some important sections to include in a resume?
  • Favorite hobbies,
  • Favorite movies, favorite foods, favorite color
  • Contact information, work experience, education, skills
11. Poll
60 seconds
How many pages should a typical resume be?
  • 3-4 pages
  • 1-2 pages
  • 5+ pages
12. Poll
60 seconds
Which of these should NOT be included in a resume?
  • Negative information about past employers
  • Irrelevant experiences or hobbies
  • Personal pronouns like 'I', 'me', or 'my'
13. Poll
60 seconds
In which order should you typically list your work experience on a resume?
  • Alphabetical order by company name
  • Random order based on preference
  • Reverse chronological order (most recent job first)

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