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, 30 Jan 2009
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Resume in points in a slide show format

Introduction

This article discusses how to create a resume in points in a slide show/ PowerPoint format.

Background

Who has time to go through your 10 page resume? Here is a new approach to create your resume in points in ten simple slides. Employers can not only know about you within a minute, but can be impressed if you put things in the correct order. What is a correct order? Well! "The order" in which "relevant to the job" details come first.

11 Points to Consider

Point Resume format is 11 slides:

  1. Name and Contact Details
  2. Skill Summary
  3. List of Points (like a Table of Contents)
  4. Expertise
  5. Roles in Industry (Experience)
  6. Extraordinary Achievements / Skills
  7. Achievements
  8. Certifications
  9. Education
  10. Others
  11. Contact Details AGAIN

You can see a Point Resume Template here.

Keep In Mind

  • Be Professional
  • Be Precise
  • Be Clear

Thanks for Reading

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License

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