Writing a Resume

Your resume is your first opportunity to make a good impression with hiring managers. But how can you create a document that makes you stand out from the crowd? Get expert insight from Robert Half recruiters that can help you write an attention-grabbing resume and cover letter. Learn what information employers look for, how to present your skills and experience in the best possible light, and what mistakes are most common.

Does Your Resume Education Section Make the Grade?

When writing a resume, many job seekers focus primarily on their professional summary and work experience. The education section too often becomes an afterthought. And that’s a problem. Every section — and word — of your resume matters.

How to Write a Resume in 7 Easy Steps

Whether you’re crafting your document from scratch or just want to keep it fresh as you prepare for a job search, read our seven tips on how to write a good resume.

10+ Skills to Include on Your Resume

Want to know what skills to list on your resume to help it stand out from the crowd? Here are some suggestions to improve your odds of landing the job.