Early-Career

Sample Resume of Student/Early-Career Candidate in the Mechanical Engineering Industry

John is a recent college graduate who, along with structural design, has over four years of experience in robotics, aerospace, computers, and electrical engineering. However, when his focus shifted from graduation parties to extensive job searches; he found himself in a bit of a snag. His current resume needed an architect as badly as the employers he was contacting, as it wasn’t built to showcase John’s skill sets or experience. The top three issues identified with his resume included:

1) Irrelevant personal extracurricular activities
2) Poor formatting and punctuation usage

Sample Resume of Student/Early-Career Candidate in Law

Service Used: Renovate

Victor is an recent law graduate with a lot of potential and a great junior track record of intense internships. Unfortunately, his resume made it difficult for private law firms to understand what a great catch he was. The top 3 issues identified with his resume included:

1) Stale, sterile voice
2) Irrelevant extracurricular activities
3) Irrelevant work experience