PROFESSIONAL DOCUMENTS

US RESUMES

INTERNATIONAL RESUMES

Concise and frequently chronological

Detailed and not always chronological

One page is typically preferred

Two or more pages is typical

Does NOT include age, geographical preference, relationship status, religion, etc.

Sometimes includes age, geographical preference, relationship status, religion, etc.

Marketing tool which includes relevant jobs, education, skills and accomplishments

Explains academic and formal work experience

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Grammar and Pronunciation Resources