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This chronological resume format will help you format your own chronological resume.
Before you jump in and start working with this chronological resume template, please take some time to determine if a chronological resume is the type of resume that is best for you. The chronological resume format can be a good choice for people who have a strong work history, but for a lot of people, a combination resume is a better choice. The article called Resume Formats will give you some more insight into the best resume format for your needs.
If you do decide that a chronological resume format is the best choice for your needs, the following chronological resume template will help you set up your resume:
123 Anywhere Street, City, State
Use a specific profile that states the type of work you are seeking. The article Resume Profiles will provide more information about writing an effective profile.
2007 to present
ABC Company, City, State
2003 to 2007
XYZ Company, City, State
Customer Service Representative
2001 to 2003
Another Company, City, State
Administrative Assistant Certificate
Any College, City, State
The chronological resume format is fairly simple to work with. Be absolutely certain you have a strong work history if you choose to use this resume style. If you have any concerns at all about your work history, a combination resume may meet your needs better.