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How Can a Teenager Write a Resume With No Job Experience?

How Can a Teenager Write a Resume With No Job Experience?

Applying for a job while in high school can be difficult. Learn how a teenager can write a resume with no job experience based on our expert tips.

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Teens with no work experience can have trouble finding a job. So, how do you write a resume for a teenager without job experience? You must focus on highlighting your skills by giving relevant examples from school, after-school activities, side gigs, volunteer work, and your personal interests.

 

For example, if you’re applying for a job with a cashier resume, put emphasis on your organizational skills, reliability, and friendly personality. You can back them up by showcasing relevant experiences, for example, helping to organize a school event, handling money collected to buy a gift for a teacher, and tutoring younger kids.

 

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Roma Kończak
Roma is a career expert with international work experience and a background in education and humanities. At Zety, she strives to provide the most up-to-date advice for resume and cover letter writing techniques to help readers land their dream jobs.

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