CHRONOLOGICAL RESUME FORMAT

NAME Note: Type name in all capital letters or bold for emphasis. Mailing Address City, State, Zip Area/Phone Number Area/Phone Number - Message

OBJECTIVE As clearly and concisely as possible, state the position or field of work you are seeking. You may designate the industry.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES or QUALIFICATIONS Summarize experience. Let those transferable, self-management and job content skills that specifically support the objective

WORK EXPERIENCE Last job first. List the most applicable positions, usually those with six months or longer duration. Include notable accomplishments. Dates Employed (Mo/Jr) Job Title Employer Address (City, State)

Description of major job duties

OTHER EXPERIENCE (optional) Summarize additional experience. May include hobbies, volunteer/part time jobs that relate to the objective.

EDUCATION List certifications/diplomas, courses of study, including trade or vocational training. Name of School City, State Degree/Certificate Years Attended (optional)

EXAMPLE - CHRONOLOGICAL RESUME

J.O.B. HUNTER 148 International Boulevard Atlanta, Georgia 30080 404/555-3160 404/555-3000 - Message OBJECTIVE: Position in Sales Management QUALIFICATIONS Thirteen years experience in sales and executive management Educational background in business administration Strong organizational and budgeting skills EMPLOYMENT HISTORY June 2001 - Present Vice President of Sales, ABC Company, Ty Ty, Georgia ♦ Directed and coordinated activities of 25 sales representatives in seven southern states ♦ Prepared weekly sales reports, evaluated product performance, analyzed productivity reports. Prepared and managed a $7,000,000 operating budget. ♦ Sales increased 37% from 2002 to 3rd quarter 2003 Sales Manager XYZ Textbooks, Macon, Georgia ♦ Supervised twelve salespersons in Georgia and Florida ♦ Recruited, hired, and trained personnel ♦ Prepared sales reports and forecasts, managed budget ♦ Conducted periodic customer service evaluations ♦ Coordinated marketing campaign with sales force and advertising department ♦ Customer accounts doubled during three year period Sales Representative XYZ Textbooks, Macon Georgia ♦ Made sales presentations to secondary schools, colleges, and universities ♦ Prepared sales reports, customer profiles, and sales projections ♦ Serviced customer accounts ♦ Increased new accounts by 40% OTHER EXPERIENCE Member, Toastmasters of America EDUCATION University of Georgia, BS Marketing

July 1996-May 2001

April 1992-July 1996

FUNCTIONAL RESUME FORMAT

NAME Note: Type name in all capital letters or bold for emphasis. Mailing Address City, State, Zip Area/Phone Number Area/Phone Number - Message

OBJECTIVE As clearly and concisely as possible, state the position or field of work you are seeking. You may designate the industry.

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE Briefly summarize the experience that supports the objective.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES Skill1 Skill2 Skill3 Skill4 EMPLOYMENT HISTORY Dates (Mo/Yr-Mo/Yr) Job Title Employer Group experience and skills into two to four major categories, expanding your areas of responsibility and accomplishments. Amount of experience in each area is generally provided, without listing specific employers.

EDUCATION List certifications/diplomas, course of study, including trade or vocational training. Name of school Address (city, state) Certification/degree Dates/years attended (optional)

References furnished upon request. (optional)

EXAMPLE - FUNCTIONAL RESUME

J.O.B. HUNTER 148 International Boulevard Atlanta, Georgia 30030 404/555-3160 404/555-3198 - Message

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Dedicated professional with six years administrative assistant/executive secretarial experience with international corporation. Excellent organizational, supervisory, planning and computer skills. ADMINISTRATIVE ♦ Maintained corporation records ♦ Prepared monthly and annual sales reports using Excel 97, Lotus 1-2-3, Power Point ♦ Planned conferences and directed preparation of records for stockholders' and directors' meetings ♦ Supervised five sales department clerical staff ♦ Developed and maintained departmental filing system ♦ Prepared correspondence using Microsoft Word and Word Perfect ♦ Performed statistical research SECRETARIAL ♦ Operated IBM PC and word processor to compile and type reports and correspondences ♦ Scheduled appointments and planned itineraries ♦ Handled telephone inquiries and routed calls ♦ Ordered office supplies ♦ Routed incoming mail ♦ Attended sales meetings and prepared minutes ♦ Type 70 WPM ACCOUNTING ♦ Calculated, posted and verified financial data in maintenance of corporate accounting records ♦ Posted details of business transactions such as allotments, disbursements, claims, payroll, and expense vouchers ♦ Proficient in numerous software packages including Peachtree ♦ Typed invoices, vouchers, statements, and other reports

May 2001-Present

EMPLOYMENT Administrative Assistant

ABC Company Ty Ty, Georgia XYZ Textbooks Macon, Georgia

June 1997-May 2001

Accounting Clerk

EDUCATION Macon Junior College, AB Secretarial Science and Accounting

COMBINATION RESUME FORMAT

Name Note: Type in all capital letters or bold for emphasis Mailing Address City, State, Zip Area/Phone Number Area/Phone Number - Message

OBJECTIVE As clearly and concisely as possible, state the position or field of work you are seeking. You may designate the industry.

SUMMARY OF SKILLS, ABILITIES, QUALIFICATIONS Summarize skills, abilities and qualifications that specifically support the objective.

EXPERIENCE List transferable, self management and job content skills that support the objective. Include notable accomplishments. This is the focus of this type of resume.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY List job history starting with last job first. List the most applicable position, usually those with six months or longer duration.

EDUCATION List certifications/diplomas, courses of study, including trade or vocational training. Include most recent dates of training course of training, name of school, and degres or certifications.

References furnished upon request (optional)

EXAMPLE - COMBINATION RESUME

J.O.B. HUNTER 148 International Boulevard Atlanta, Georgia 30303 404/555-3160 404/555-3198 - Message OBJECTIVE Certified Public Accountant position SUMMARY ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ CPA with 10 years financial management experience Six years cost accounting and four years public accounting Extensive supervisory and project development experience Familiar with AS400 Proficient with Lotus 1-2-3, Peachtree, Access, File Maker

EXPERIENCE General Accounting ♦ Ensured control over financial issues relating to corporate mission ♦ Prepared operational budgets in excess of $20 million dollars ♦ Profits increased 15 percent in first year of program Cost Accounting ♦ Maintained cost accounting on division level ♦ Developed cost standards and variance analysis ♦ Assisted with coding and pricing of manufacturing and marketing Management and Training Skills ♦ Designed and implemented managerial accounting seminars designed to improve fiscal responsibility of all division managers ♦ Developed capital budget monitoring system for justification and expenditures

WORK HISTORY 2003-Present 1999-2003 1996-1999 Fiscal Director, ABC Corporation/Manufacturing Division, Atlanta, GA Manager of Cost and Budget; Savory Food Products, Savannah, GA Staff Accountant, Big Eight Accounting, Boston, MA

EDUCATION B.S. Business, Georgia State University, 1995, Emphasis in Accounting