These real résumé makeovers will teach you exactly how to fix your own résumé
brief the amount of time recruiters spend on your résumé, and
no matter how many experts say that the
résumé is dying, résumés are still the norm, and they’re
the gatekeeper for the job of your dreams.
Every job candidate, position you’re applying for, and company
that’s hiring is different, so it’s impossible to prescribe one
perfect résumé for everyone. Each résumé should be tailored to
the job you’re applying for.
But, to get a clearer picture of
what makes a résumé stand out, Business Insider teamed up
with Topresume to create
makeover series that transforms all kinds of résumés into
We asked people with various career backgrounds to send us their
résumés, and Topresume
had its writers pick a number of them apart to turn them into the
best résumé for each scenario.
While your résumé may look different, the pointers in each of
these résumé makeovers should serve as a useful guide and help
you overhaul your own résumé.
Be sure to bookmark this page — we’ll keep updating it with our
newest résumé makeovers:
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