Spring Break is for Colorful Resume Writing!

Top Tips:
    Creating Your First Resume book
  • Find one or two job announcements to compile some keywords and skills
  • Look at the sample resumes in the Creating Your First Resume resume book
  • Go to www.hloom.com and copy and paste your resume into the builder system
  • Select your template based on your mood for the day – structured, colorful, two-columns, graphs, charts, logos or traditional

How to Write an Accounting, Budget, or Auditing Federal Resume

Insights and tips for ensuring your resume is on target!
Job opportunities for financial professionals are abundant in the federal government. Why? Because financial professionals are essential to the operations of virtually every government agency.. .
Regardless of whether you are a private sector financial professional seeking your first federal job or a current Federal employee seeking a promotion, you must ensure you include the right keywords for your target series in your resume. Believe it or not there is a distinction between positions in the Accounting & Budget series.

What a Federal Resume IS and IS NOT

A Federal Resume Is NOT:
  • A life history of all of your jobs
  • Two-page private sector resume with bullets
  • Functional resume
  • Old school “Resumix” big block resume
  • Combination functional and chronological
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • One-page resume
Federal Resumes Should NOT Include:
  • Two columns of text at the top of the resume with generic skills
  • Long summary narratives at the top of the resume with generic skill statements