What are power words and why should you use them in your resume? Power words are words, often verbs, that tend to strongly catch the eye of your target audience. Power words can make a boring resume much more interesting, which in turn can leave a positive impression with the person reviewing that resume.

To boost your chance at getting an interview, and the job, consider using power words in your resume. Check out the infographic below for some suggestions. Simply select a few power words that are relevant to your skills.

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Written by Betty Crisp

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