A resume is a structured personal document describing the employment history, qualifications and the skills of an individual. Executive or management resumes often includes statements of personal achievements. Resumes are primary sources of information used in job applications to show one's suitability for a position. Resumes are also considered major professional career assets, the quality of which is a description of personal achievements. Resumes are referred to in common usage as a brief descriptor of a person's work history or career.
Examples of Resumes:
|Common usage: I was sure this new position was really going to look good on the resume.|