Resume Examples

Sample Resume: Retail

Sample Resume: Retail

Compiling a resume in which the majority of your experience comes from retail may seem difficult at first. "I worked at this store, I sold these products" is the typical mindset of many retail employees. However, with a little thought, you can make your retail experience work for you. Think about what you've... Read More »

Sample Resume: Warehouse Worker

Sample Resume: Warehouse Worker

If you've been working in the warehouse and industrial environments long enough, you may have been promoted to supervisor or manager. This leads to the inevitable question -- how do you best represent your leadership talents on a resume? Always look for opportunities to quantify your experiences, by... Read More »

Is This the Resume of the Future?

Is This the Resume of the Future?

It was only a matter of time before it joined the category of print products headed for publishing's ashheap -- the one-page resume. It's actually quite remarkable just how long the one-pager survived without a major challenge. Resumes still fly by the hundreds to employers' desks, or desktops, with proper... Read More »

Sample Resume: Military-to-Civilian Transition

Sample Resume: Military-to-Civilian Transition

When Sally transitioned from the military to civilian life, she needed a resume that focused on the skills she acquired in the military that would be most relevant to the private companies she was targeting. She turned to Janet Beckstrom, owner of Word Crafter. Janet created a presentation that focused on... Read More »

Sample Resume for a College Internship

Sample Resume for a College Internship

A great internship during college can be an excellent springboard for future internships and can help graduating seniors land their first entry level job. AOL Jobs talked to Dr. Cheryl Minnick, internship coordinator and career advisor at The University of Montana, to learn how a great student resume can... Read More »

Sample Resume: Career Change From Mortgage Broker to Finance Professional

Sample Resume: Career Change From Mortgage Broker to Finance Professional

Lisa Marshall had spent her entire career in the mortgage industry. But faced with market volatility and shrinking opportunities, Lisa needed a resume that expanded past the mortgage industry and positioned her as a desirable candidate for other finance-related roles. Lisa turned to ACRW resume writer Wanda... Read More »

A Sample Resume for a Recent College Graduate

A Sample Resume for a Recent College Graduate

Writing a resume as a recent college graduate can be quite challenging. When you're just starting out in your career, you have limited professional experience to prove the value you can bring to an employer. By focusing on successes achieved during college and proving how these skill can be transferred to... Read More »

Loan Specialist for the Federal Government Resume Example

Loan Specialist for the Federal Government Resume Example

Barbara Kelly lost her job along with many other retail bank and credit union managers and employees. She decided she wanted a position with FDIC offering her retail banking experience. She turned to Kathryn Troutman, president of The Resume Place, Inc., to redesign and target her private industry retail bank... Read More »

Resume Examples Listing

Resume Examples Listing

Our resume experts have hand-selected the best (and worst) resume examples across industries, companies, job titles and resume styles. Use them for reference and inspiration when creating your own resume. Read More »

Sample Resume: Critical Care Nurse

Sample Resume: Critical Care Nurse

Cherie Brown was trying to get into a Nurse Practitioner program. She turned to University of Montana career counselor and resume writer Cheryl Minnick for guidance on how to craft a resume that would make her a desirable candidate for this highly-competitive program. Cherie had several obstacles to overcome... Read More »

Sample Resume: Assembly Worker

Sample Resume: Assembly Worker

Veronica needed help crafting a resume to land a new position as an electronics adjuster/assembler. She turned to Tessa Weeks, owner of Make Every Word Count, to help her build a more powerful resume. To make Veronica stand out, Weeks focused on more than just Veronica's technical skills. Weeks showcased... Read More »

Territory Sales Manager Resume

Territory Sales Manager Resume

Catherine Brinkman wanted a resume that would help her target B2B sales in healthcare/medical fields: pharmaceutical, medical device or biotech sectors. She turned to Barb Poole, President of Hire Imaging for help. I recently spoke with Barb to learn more about the strategy she used for creating Catherine's... Read More »

Retail Salesperson Resume Example

Retail Salesperson Resume Example

Mary was seeking a position in retail sales. Her experience working in a luxury retail environment and her ability to overcome objections to close a sale and exceed company expectations for sales performance was emphasized to position her as a top contributor in her field. A competency section was used to... Read More »

Sample Resume: Operations Manager

Sample Resume: Operations Manager

Strong resumes for operations professionals focus on proving how the candidate can save time and money and increase productivity. John's resume uses action-oriented language and strong accomplishments to demonstrate his ability to do all of these things successfully. Less content is dedicated to explaining... Read More »

Sample Resume: Accountant

Sample Resume: Accountant

Ben's resume showcases clear examples of how he did things smarter, faster, and more efficiently for his employers. Each bullet point focuses on success in core competency areas of accounting including bank reconciliation, fraud monitoring, and accounting software. In addition to the typical accounting... Read More »

Sample Resume: Building Manager

Sample Resume: Building Manager

Many blue collar workers have never needed a resume before. But as they apply for positions in today's market or if they are seeking a white collar job, the resume may become a necessity. For George's resume, we focused on his experience managing vendor and contractor teams and directing large-scale capital... Read More »

Sample Resume: Electrician

Sample Resume: Electrician

Sam needed a resume he could use to apply for a prominent position on a local electricians board/association. He worked with Jill Grindle, President & Principal Resume Strategist of A Step Ahead Resume to document his career progression and accomplishments. Grindle used functional keywords in the areas... Read More »

Sample Resume: Account Manager

Sample Resume: Account Manager

Strong sales resumes showcase how you grow the business, keep the business, introduce new product, and keep your customers happy. I love writing resumes for sales professionals because frequently they work in organizations where performance metrics are tracked on a regular basis so they have a lot of good,... Read More »

Sample Resume: Administrative Assistant

Sample Resume: Administrative Assistant

As an administrative assistant, Amy knew she would be competing against many other candidates with similar competencies. She needed a way to stand out from the sea of applicants who would be vying for the same positions. Through conversation with Amy, I learned that she had done much more than just the typical... Read More »

Sample Resume: Customer Service Manager

Sample Resume: Customer Service Manager

This resume was submitted by Linda Dobogai of Aberlene Resume & Career Services. Read More »

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