Technical Resume Writing Guides and IT Resume Samples

Professionals in Information Technology fields will have unique challenges when preparing a resume.

In general, IT resumes will include more information about specific technologies used to develop, engineer and manage information systems.

The content on this site was created to help IT professionals create a resume. Technical Resume Samples and articles were created by Certified Resume Writers and Resume Writing Professionals.

Latest IT Resume Samples

Latest IT Resume Writing Guides

The Trouble with IT Job Titles

What do you do when your title doesn’t accurately describe your role and responsibilities? Suppose you hired on to perform a particular set of activities but over time what you actually do has morphed into something entirely different. This is not at all uncommon in small departments where project demands don’t always fit the current … Read more

Technology: Telling Your Story

Determining how you want to position yourself in your resume is the first step toward deciding what technology to include. As an IT professional, you may be hesitant to remove lagging tools and technologies for fear of losing an opportunity but it is this indecision that can impact your chances of finding just the right … Read more

Technical Resumes Are No Place for Fluff

In the past, the purpose of a resume was to get a job interview. Beyond that, it was up to the applicant to sell themselves during the interview by describing their role and responsibilities for each of the positions they’d held. For the IT professional, the process was straight-forward and easy to understand; you listed … Read more

Writing IT Resumes: TeleSeminar

Our contributing author and expert IT Resume Writer, Jennifer Hay, will be conducting a TeleSeminar on IT resume writing in October. To sign up, please visit http://itresumeservice.com/tele-classes.html

Learn the Latest Technologies while Unemployed

Resumes continue to take a beating even after the recession has ended. It is common for IT professionals to start their own consulting firms to mask lapses in employment and to put the best face on a series of short-term projects. It’s a necessary survival skill to show that you’ve kept your experience up-to-date in … Read more

Network Resources for IT Professionals

Statistically speaking, you have a 6-7 percent chance of finding a job through a job search engine.