Your resume should showcase your skills and competencies, not merely list them. Instead of descriptions of tasks and responsibilities, use action verbs, incorporate results, and demonstrate skills to make a positive impression.

Competencies and Skills

Below are a few examples of how to demonstrate competencies and skills.

Career Readiness Competencies

Transferable Skills

Strong Action Verbs

The verbs you choose can help demonstrate your contributions. Opt for active verbs for the greatest impact.

Specific Impacts

Analysis and Critical Thinking