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Resume Help

A resume is one of the key pieces of your career toolkit and should be crafted with great care. Your resume is a snapshot of your work, skills and accomplishments and is often the first impression you give a potential employer.

The Career & Calling team can help you update a current resume or start from scratch. Contact careerandcalling@obu.edu to schedule an appointment.

Quick Resume Advice for Current Students & Recent Grads:

  1. DO include a summary statement
  2. DO use a clean, well organized design
  3. DO keep it to one page
  4. DO highlight your skills and experience and share specific details/accomplishments
  5. DO include academic information (major, relevant classes, research projects, honors)
  6. DO include leadership and community service work
  7. DO target your resume to each specific job you apply for and use keywords from their job postings to show you're a great fit!


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