You know your worth as an employee, but how do you tell employers? Quantify your experience.
Browse before and after examples of how to quantify your résumé:
- Show How Many:
Before: Trained new hires on store opening and closing procedure.
After: Trained 10 new hires on the 12-step Corporate Standard Operating Procedure for opening and closing store.
- Show How Much:
Before: Updated company website to include streamlined guest reservation process.
After: Energized company website, boosting site visits by 35% and increased revenue from guest reservations by $50K.
- Show How Often:
Before: Answer phones and assist guests at the front desk.
After: Managed 10-line phone system, effectively routing 200-250 calls daily and assisting 20-25 walk-in guests per day.
Don’t exaggerate–be truthful.
You’ll find number conversions of your skills and accomplishments speak volumes—loud enough for an employer to want to meet you in an interview!
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