Creating a Quintessential Professional Resume

We are all gearing up for the New Year and that means new year resolutions. Many times the new year brings the thoughts to leave your job. Maybe you are not happy at your job and want a different company or maybe you want to move up to a more senior role. What ever the reason, if you are looking for a new job you will need to update your resume. We spoke with certified career coach, Cathy Francois, and she gave us tips on creating a quintessential professional resume.

The format of your document is one of the first things recruiters will judge you by during their initial 6-8 second peruse of your resume. While there are no set standards, you can’t go wrong following these tips to create a quintessential professional resume.