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Here are some sample sections you can include in your resume. Once you have created a list of your experiences, you can begin to group them under categories. For a visual, see one of our resume samples.
The purpose of accomplishment statements is to indicate the skills, knowledge, and experiences you have had in the past. The key is to describe your experience in a way that allows employers to see you as a good match for the position.
Instead of "Sold clothes", "Produced $1000 in daily sales by providing prompt and friendly service to patrons".
Instead of "Responsible for campers", "Created a positive, safe environment by planning and coordinating activities and field trips for 30 children, ages 6-12"
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