Updating resume after graduation
(See sample) The functional format focuses on areas of skill and draws attention to accomplishments rather than work experience.
This format is more commonly used to effectively represent nurses who have had gaps in their work history due to raising families etc.
There are three basic types of resumes: chronological, functional and a combination of the two.
The chronological format presents your experience and education in reverse chronological sequence, starting with the most recent.
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