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post #1 of 6 Old 08-07-2009, 02:09 PM Thread Starter
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I Need Help With Writing A Resume!!

Ok I need some help writing a resume. I've never had to write one before so I don't know how But I e-mailed the Babcock ranch about their Internship and they asked for my resume. So I need some help. Like can someone give me the general outline or an example of one? Any help would be GREATLY appreciated! Thanks so much!!!

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post #2 of 6 Old 08-08-2009, 12:11 AM
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After having at least 5 lessons on writing a resume in HS you think I'd remember a little bit. From what I do remember I think there's 2 ways to do it.

2 pages - 1 is a cover page(name, address, Phone number,email,date) and the second is all your work experience, hobbies + interests, skills, community service if any

1 page you just include what was on the cover page at the top of the resume



One page example:

Name Date
Address
Phone Number
Email


Work experience:

Name of Work.... Dates you worked (from - Until)
What you were responsible for at your previous job.....
Work shifts....

Community service:

Name of the place or person.....
What you were required/asked to do......
How many hours(total).....

Skills/character traits:

Loyalty(example)
Punctuality(example)


Interests/Hobbies:

Riding
What you had to do within that activity that demonstrates your skills





** this is all off of memory feel free to correct where I've gotten anything wrong haven't written one in a while. You could also Google "resume templates". Also the stuff in red is supposed to be on the right hand side of the page on your resume I just couldn't get it to separate.

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post #3 of 6 Old 08-15-2009, 07:45 PM Thread Starter
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ok here is what I came up with using information I found on google/resume websites....what'd y'all think?

_______________________________________________
Kaitlin Phillips
________________________________________________
****** *. *** ** Phone: (***) ***-****
Chandler, Ok. 74834 Email: tajihorse@yahoo.com
__________________________________________________ ________
Profile:
I'm young with lots of horse experience. I've been around several different breeds of horses
(but mainly Arabians and Quarter Horses), as well as different ages and genders.
I've riden both English and Western, but mainly English.
Experienced:
in handling young horses, riding, gentling,
Professinal Goals:
include, expanding my knowledge of horses, learning how to and becoming a trainer.
__________________________________________________ _________________________________________
Education
r

August 1997 - April 2009
r

Home
Chandler, Oklahoma 74834
GED
__________________________________________________ _________________________________________
Work History
r

July 2009 - August 2009
r

Stable Hand
r

PC Horse Ranch
Shawnee, Oklahoma
Cleaned stalls, exercised horses, general stable work.

-Learned basic Western riding

Sep. 2008 - October 2008
r

Horse Gentler
Triple 'T' Arabians
Chandler, Oklahoma
Halter broke, and gentled young horses.

-Learned how to manage halter breaking a young 'adult' horse
That had small trust issues.
__________________________________________________ ___________________________________________
Volunteer Work
r

Feb. 2009
r

Christian Concert
Winter Jam
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Sold band merchandise

-Learned basic sales techniques
Christian Concert
The Rock & Worship Roadshow
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Sold band merchandise
__________________________________________________ ___________________________________________
Skills
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Riding:
Basic Dressage, Basic Jumping, Basic Western.

Training:
Halter breaking, Basic round-penning, Trailer
Loading, Basic saddle breaking (getting the horse used
To a saddle).
address and phone # starred for saftey reasons

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post #4 of 6 Old 08-15-2009, 09:33 PM
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you maybe should not have put your name on the web.
I would black it out.

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I think i've gone blind....i can't find the edit button :/

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i think i've gone blind....i can't find the edit button :/
You're allowed to edit your message only 10 mins after you've posted it. Contact some of HF's moderators if you want edit it.


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