University of Houston-Victoria

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Writing a Resume

A resume serves as a marketing tool that summarizes your relevant experiences and highlights your accomplishments. Use your resume to provide your skills and abilities in the most forceful manner possible.

A job letter is often your first chance to make a lasting impression on a potential employer. Design your job letter to highlight key points that set you apart from all other applicants. Use your job letter to convey the person and personality behind the resume.