Here are some qualities that a resume has to have to get results:
- Well-structured for best readability, with all the necessary resume sections.
- Written in a suitable resume format that strategically highlights your fortes and is ATS-friendly.
- Tailored to the job description and filled with resume keywords.
- Shows your value to the employer by featuring your most relevant experience and measurable results.
- Describes your professional skills favorably with resume power words.
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