Resume Preparation (and interviewing tips). Mike Morrison * Department of Computer Science University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire Eau Claire, WI 54701. * many of these slides are from: Mike Wick and from Marshfield Clinic's Human Resources department. What is a Resume?. A marketing tool
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
Department of Computer Science
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
Eau Claire, WI 54701
* many of these slides are from: Mike Wick and from Marshfield Clinic's Human Resources department
Reference pageInformation to Include in a Resume
Too short or sketchy
Hard to read
Lacks career objective
DishonestCommon Resume Mistakes
Again, cut off
Move toward bottom
I prefer other order
This section should scream “I am a leader”
“Market Basket Analysis System
Print your resume on “day glow” paper
Level of accomplishment
Interest in position
Well thought-out questions
Diversity of interest
Goals and valuesWhat Interviewers Look For (continued)
Product line or services offered
Who the competition is
Geographical locations & number of facilities
Potential new markets, products, services
Profit pictureInformation to Gather on the Organization
Newspaper articles and journals
Chamber of commerce
***Current employeesWhere to Obtain this Information
Why am I leaving my present job?
What are my personal interests?
How can I contribute to this company?
Why should I be the one hired?
What is my most rewarding personal achievement?Questions to Ask Yourself Before the Interview
Inability to express oneself
Lack of interest/enthusiasm
Lack of poise/confidence
Poor eye contact
Late to interviewNegative Factors that May Lead to Rejection