Sentences or Paragraphs in a Resume

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Resume Structure Tips and other Resume topics.

Should I use bulleted sentences or long paragraphs to describe my work experience?

Sentences or Paragraphs in a Resume

Don't overwhelm your prospect with big chunks of text. Even though it may look impressive, in reality, no one wants to read that much, You should use bulleted sentences, not paragraphs, to describe your work experience.

An important Resume Structure Tip: Resumes are read quickly, and bulleted sentences are much easier to read than long paragraphs. These bulleted sentences should also begin with action words, such as “developed,” “initiated,” or “managed.” Action words add strength to your resume.

   

Comments

Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.



Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Resume Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Candi Wingate