So You Think You Can Resumé?

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 98

SettingsSettingsSettings
So You Think You Can Resum? - Quiz

9 in 10 resumes are not formatted, or written correctly. Meaning that 90% of applicants let themselves down before there foot is even in the door. If you think you are in the special 10% then this quiz will test that theory and your knowledge about what crafts a great resume. If it so happens that you maybe learn something along the way. . . Well don't kill us. Please. Presented by ReaLife https://felicityregentong. Wixsite. Com/realifeawaits


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Is it okay to contact a person within the company after applying for a job?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 2. 
    Is it okay to include relevant competitions that you have participated in within your resumé?
    • A. 

      No, that's not professional

    • B. 

      Yes, that shows my interests beyond what's compulsory

  • 3. 
    Do you have to write and create a resumé from scratch?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 4. 
    Which of the following are appropriate to include in your resumé?
    • A. 

      Facebook Details

    • B. 

      LinkedIn Details

    • C. 

      YouTube Channel

    • D. 

      Twitter

    • E. 

      Instagram Account

    • F. 

      SnapChat

  • 5. 
    Fill in the blank:  If we had to look for a pre-existing format for a resume, we'd be looking for a resumé [Blank]
  • 6. 
    Fill in the blanks:  See if you can think of some places you can find free resumé templates! 1. [Blank] 2. [Blank] 3. [Blank]
  • 7. 
    Let's be honest with ourselves - is your current email address appropriate to send out to employers?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 8. 
    My resume needs to be at minimum 3 pages long.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Before saving and sending off a resumé the final thing I should do is ___________.
    • A. 

      Proofread and check spelling grammar.

    • B. 

      Add a recent, professional photo of myself.

    • C. 

      Add my contact details in the header or footer.

    • D. 

      Watch 'Charlie bit my finger' on YouTube.

  • 10. 
    Fill in the blank: The best way to address the selection criteria is to __________.
    • A. 

      Ensure the most relevant text is in bold or italics.

    • B. 

      List it all in a table.

    • C. 

      Incorporate keywords and jargon into my writing.

    • D. 

      Not address it at all.

Back to Top Back to top