Resume Power Verbs

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Most bullet points on a resume start with the same words. It’s time to get a little more creative! Next time you update your resume, switch up a few of those words with strong, compelling action verbs that will catch hiring managers’ eyes. Check out the list below, and get ready to make your resume way more exciting.


Advanced, Assigned, Collaborated, Devised, Enhanced, Exceeded, Generated, Implemented, Increased, Innovated, Negotiated, Organized, Pioneered, Presented, Quantified, Reviewed, Strengthened, Surpassed, Trained, Upgraded

Looking for a few more to use? Have a look at this list!

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