LayoutHiring managers view dozens of resumes for a position, spending only seconds on each. Avoid being overly creative with the formatting of your resume, and maintain a consistent, clear visual hierarchy throughout.
Be Precise & ConciseInclude the nature of your projects and your role in their development, specifying the platform, languages, tools and environmental factors involved. Include key words and phrases that highlight your experience.
Dates are VitalIf you have taken time off to travel or attend school, ensure that you account for the breaks in your employment.
Cover LettersCover letters can help us get a better sense of you, your availability and your career goals. However, they are seldom read by our clients' hiring managers.