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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To The Perfect Resume by Susan Ireland

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Highlighting Your Chronology

The chronological resume is the most traditional resume format. It’s been around for years and has done well for millions of job seekers.
 
The template on the following page for a chronological resume outlines the content of a resume in this format. Notice this format highlights a job seeker’s dates of employment, places of employment, and job titles (the chronology of the person’s work history) by using them as headings. Achievements are then listed under these headings.
(Chronological Resume Template)
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Most employers (especially those in conservative fields such as law and finance) like chronological resumes ...

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