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How to Write An Irresistible C-suite Executive Resume in 10 Steps

Executive Career Brand

If you’re like many of the c-suite and senior-level executives I work with you’ve either never needed a resume to get noticed and land a job. Before dusting off your old resume (if you have one), merely updating it with your latest contributions and career history, and expecting that, when you put it out there they will come, you need to get a handle on today’s modern resume and what part it plays in the new world of executive job search.

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How To Write A Great Accomplishment Statement | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

That post was about signaling strength during job interviews. Action: There’s a great list of action verbs at Quint Careers. Key Metric: What was impacted? Make sure that metric is also relevant and measurable in the way your industry defines it. What are your favorite action words? One of the most important aspects of creating a great resume is adding accomplishments to each job listed on the page.