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Submitted by OLC Editor on 25 November 2020

Will your current resume actually land you the interview? In this episode of SHIFT, Career Educator Danielle Kershaw and Career and Volunteer Services’ Career Peer Sukhdip Gill share top resume tips to get you hired. They cover how to get past Applicant Tracking Systems, how to get around having “no experience”, and a bullet-point secret that can make you stand out!

SHIFT is an Instagram Live series @sfucentral with actionable career and job search tips to help you become future-ready. Follow us on IG for episode updates!

Show Notes

4:36 Getting around having “no experience”

7:51 How to organize your resume

15:16 A formula for strong bullet-points

18:00 Getting around applicant tracking systems

26:09 Sukhdip’s top tips on creating a standout resume

SFU Career and Volunteer Services respectfully acknowledges the Musqueam, Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh, Katzie, Kwikwetlem, Qayqayt, Kwantlen, Semiahmoo and Tsawwassen peoples on whose unceded traditional territories our three campuses reside.

Originally published on the SFU Career and Volunteer Services Youtube on November 25th, 2020. 

Participants and Contributors

Career and Volunteer Services Career Educator


Senior Career Peer