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Resume Phrases – English Majors

It can sometimes be challenging to come up with ways to describe your accomplishments, especially those from academic settings. Here are a handful of resume phrases that English majors may find useful: Compared and contrasted _________ with _________ resulting in 8-page paper and 10 minute class presentation Conducted extensive literature review of academic essays about William Blake Utilized Lexis-Nexus, EBSCO […]

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Quick Resume Writing Tips

Did you know that employers typically only take 15-20 seconds to visually scan your resume? Make sure that your resume STANDS OUT.Quick Tips: Stay relevant – TAILOR your resume for specific positions and individual employers Keep the most relevant information about you closest to the top of the resume Be sure the resume is grammatically correct and historically accurate Use […]

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