The standard resume has only a few main headers: Experience, Education, Skills, Whatever. It works because it sets everything up in a logical sequence for the reader.
But what if that sequence tells the wrong story?
If you’re hoping to change careers – or if you’ve already changed careers a couple of times – the classic resume has its limitations. And while the functional resume cured that problem for a while, most people seem turned off it these days.
Your experience can be adapted to any job – my career is proof of that. But what if you’ve had different types of jobs, some of them almost not worth mentioning? [Read more…]