Build Your Resume: Tips and Advice
Career Path : Arts and Entertainment
When you’re working in the fast-paced realm of the entertainment industry or about to graduate into one of many rewarding careers in the world of media, a good resume makes all the difference. Don’t let it scare you though, because crafting an excellent resume is much easier than you may think it is – even without a lot of relevant work experience in the field, you can have a tight and focused resume that will wow employers. Trebas Institute has drafted up a great blog post that discusses some “do”s and” don’t”s for crafting and excellent and impressive resume. So whether it’s getting help from a qualified professional or racking up some volunteer hours to beef up your resume, armed with these great resume tips and tricks, you’ll have a resume that will wow employers in no time. No more sleepless nights thinking about which font to use, or whether or not bullet points are a good or bad idea!
“If you don’t have much in the way of relevant work experience, don’t fret, it’s easily solved by volunteering your time. Are you in audio engineering college? Why not offer to record some local bands for free to build a portfolio and add a line to your resume? Or you could head down to one of the recording studios in town and offer to help out by organizing cables or cleaning up. Even though you’re not getting paid for it, it shows you have the drive to succeed and are willing to work at it.”