Thursday, 22 November 2012

resume examples

There are several ways to make a resume but the one I like best is chronological -organized by time.

Here is some of my resume

Brian Dean
brianhdean(at) yahoo (dot) ca
011-9262-3236 (Busan, South Korea)
08211-9262-3236 (from outside of Korea)
Education:1992-1995 Brock University Honours Bachelor of Recreation, a four-year degree

Major Life Experiences:
Mar. 2010 to present
Dongseo University, Busan
Taught university students conversational English
Evaluated students ability and assigned grades
Mar. 2003 to 2009
Gwandong University, Gangneung and Yangyang, Gangwondo
Taught university students conversational English
Evaluated students ability and assigned grades
Jan. 2002 to July 2002
Seoul, various locations
Volunteer: Swim Coach, World Cup VIP Services, and Cultural Centre Marketing Advisor
Taught swimming to school age students at Olympic Park Pool.
Guided VIPs at Seoul World Cup Stadium during World Cup games.
Advised the National Centre for Korean Traditional Performing Arts (국악원) on translating and marketing issues.
Jan to Dec 1991
World Traveler
Worked for passage on two ocean going sailboats for four weeks, raced at a major Australian Regatta
Tree-planted in suburb of Sydney, Australia Trust for Conservation Volunteers
Learned about human equality
Interests and Awards:
Cycled from Vancouver to Toronto to better understand my country
Competed on Varsity swim team for five years.  Captained it for two years. Five time ‘Team Spirit’ award winner.  Two time National Qualifier
Excellence medal at Hai Dong Gum Do (swordsmanship) Black Belt test
May 2007, Spoke at a university symposium about "The Korean War, the past  53 years of armistice and the impressions of a foreigner"
Lectured on "creativity in the classroom" National KOTESOL Conference
Maintain creativity research blog at
Supplementary Qualifications:
Red Cross First Aid, Sport Injury Prevention and Care
National Lifeguard Service and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
Coaching Qualifications: level two swimming, level one canoeing
available upon request
Simply, you have four or five sections to your resume:
Name and address
Objective (optional -mine does not)
Qualifications, interests and awards

For Education, I think you will write something like:

2011~present    Dongseo UniversityTourism and hotel management. Graduation date: 2013

Experience can include work, volunteer work or other important experiences.  Did you live in a foreign country?  Or on a farm and do daily farm work?...

This site has a starter resume that you can fill in.

Remember, you only need a simple resume to class.  If you want to improve your resume, I am will to help anytime this year and in 2013.

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