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Resume Writing Tips

The foundation of a successful job search is an effective resume. Webster defines a resume as "a short account of one's career and qualifications prepared typically by an applicant for a position." The purpose of a resume is to get the applicant a job interview by generating the employer's interest in the applicant and their qualifications for the position.
 

A professional staff member in Career Services can assist with your resume. Email your resume to careerservices@louisiana.edu for a quick resume review. Or call or visit our office to make an appointment or to discuss your resume. You can also use Resume Creator in Career Services Online.