Sunday, 22 January 2012

Resume Website: Writing Educational Qualifications

While writing your resume website, increase your chances at getting a job with the ideas and guidelines presented here for putting up educational qualifications.

Educational qualifications play a big role in getting you the job, especially if you’re a student or have newly entered the job market. As you gain experience the relevance of qualifications in job search diminishes but does not undervalue. However, for all newbies, education and certifications set the pace rolling for finding jobs. Hence, take a look at the following tips of writing qualifications while searching for jobs.  

·         Use reverse chronological order by listing the recently acquired qualifications first and then the past qualifications.  That means if you have a PhD, it should come first, then master’s degree, bachelor’s degree and later diploma.

·         Candidates are free to avoid using reverse chronology by listing the relevant qualifications first, even if it is some diploma. If you have gained an award for some course, you can put that up on the top of the section.

·         Write 4 important details in this section: Educational qualification, University name, Personal details, Year of Passing and Grade.  You are free to use any of the given examples to write details of your qualifications.
Format 1:
Qualifications  : Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
University         : University of New York
Year of Passing: 2011
Grade                :  Grade A+
Format 2:
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Grade A+
                University of New York, 2011
Format 3:
Completed Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from University of New York in 2011 with grade A+

·         Knowledge is a continuous process. Hence participate in several workshops, training sessions and enroll your name for various courses, career objective to update your knowledge with current requirements.  

Gaining knowledge is of no use unless you learn to impart knowledge. Similarly, for job search unless to present and boast about your knowledge, there is no way you will get recognized. Hence, follow these resume tips and write your qualifications impressively.

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