EXAMPLES: Transferable skills are skills you have acquired during various activities and aspects in your life that are transferable and applicable to your job search.
In other words, they are skills that you already have that you can use in your new field of work or in the job position you are applying for.
Use the transferable skills worksheet to help you identify the skills you have used in previous positions and choose the skills that you would use in the job you are applying for.
Use these when creating your cover letter and resume to demonstrate you are qualified for the position.
Get a copy of the appropriate job description and customize your resume.
Once you have an idea about the skills, techniques and accomplishments you want to include, start formulating some bullet points.
When formatting, look at it through the eyes of an employer.
Utilize bullet points so information is easy to find.
Choose people who have strong spelling and grammar skills and that you can trust to be honest.
Spelling and grammar errors on a resume can lead to it being thrown in the trash.