Category: Resume Tips

Writing the Perfect Resume Hook


I read a great article from U.S. News & World Report LP titled  How to Write the Perfect Resume Hook. Unfortunately, I see some tough times ahead for our economy and those looking for jobs need every edge possible.

Here are some great points to consider:

If someone asked to see your executive summary or professional profile, would you know what they were looking for? Here’s a hint: it’s the portion of your resume just below the heading that summarizes your accomplishments and value proposition. When executed properly, this portion should compel the reader to want to get to know you better. Read more »