Take time to prepare your resume by reviewing your achievements, skills, experiences, and strengths.
A systematic assessment of what you do well and what you enjoy doing will help you develop a career objective and present your qualifications to an employer.
FOCUS2 is a self-paced, online tool for career and education planning. You can complete self-assessments and explore compatible career fields and areas of study.
Students who use FOCUS2 make better decisions about their goals and learn how to self-manage their careers.
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Self-Assessment Questions To help you to summarize your experience, consider the following questions:
Identify Your Skills A skill is an ability you possess. You demonstrate your skills in the things you have accomplished. Transferrable skills are those that apply to a wide variety of environments and occupations.
The key to a successful job search is being able to explain to a prospective employer what it is you do well.
When writing your resume, keep in mind the skills an employer might look for and highlight the skills that best fit your career objective.
A. Functional: Skills that enable you to relate to data, people, and/or things.
B. Self-Management: Skills related to managing yourself in relation to others and the work environment.
C. Content Specific: Skills that require specific training