Buffalo EOC Tips from Hiring Managers.
Tips from Hiring Managers
  • Customize your resume to each application.
  • Be Consistent throughout your resume with spacing, font and format and save as a word document.
  • Spell out all acronyms the first time they are used, followed by the acronym in parentheses e.g., Educational Opportunity Center (EOC). 
  • Use a variety of "action words" to bring your skills and experiences to life and try to avoid using each word more than once. 
  • Use Keywords. Scan the job description, see what words are used most often and make sure you’ve included them in your bullet points.
  • Don’t using slang or jargon.
  • Proofread, Proofread, Proofread. Ask family or friends to check for spelling and grammatical errors.
  • Get it reviewed by an expertHint: The Career Services office is available to assist you.