The best written CV with good CV keywords is worthless if no one sees it!
Action Words and Phrases
|Ability to delegate||Knowledge of|
|Ability to implement||Leadership|
|Ability to plan||Maintained|
|Ability to train||Managed|
|Accustomed to heavy work||More than __ years experience|
|Aggressive work||Multi-task oriented|
|Bachelor's Degree||Open minded|
|Communication skills||organizational skills|
|Conceptual ability||Persuasion skills|
|Consistently ranked number one||Planned|
|Deadline driven||Presentation skills|
|Decreased costs by $__ Million||Presented|
|Demanding responsibility||Problem solving|
|Enthusiastic||Proven track record in|
|Ethics||Provided technical assistance|
|Exceeded expectations||Recipient of|
|Exceeded goals by ___%||Recommendations accepted|
|Exceeded quotas by ____||Recommended|
|Experienced as||Remained as|
|Expertise skills||Reported directly to|
|Extensive training||Resulted in|
|Familiar with||Results oriented|
|Follow through leadership||Rigorous|
|Gathered||Sales quota accountability|
|Goal oriented||Self accountable|
|Honored as||Served as|
|Impacted cost of __ by $__||Setting priorities|
|Improved productivity||Specialize in|
|In charge of||Substantially improved __ by __%|
|Increased revenue by __%||Successful in/at|
|Initially employed||Takes Initiative|
|Innovation resulted in||Team ranked jos_|
|Innovative||Team task minded|
|Installed||Temporarily assigned to|
|Instrumental in||Well organized|
|Interaction with||Work well under pressure|
|Investigated||Worked closely with|
Check the spelling and grammar of your CV with action words and phrases. Use the word processor's spell and grammar checker. If you are not confident of your ability to detect grammatical, punctuation and English or other language usage errors or if you need help in organizing your CV, send it to a professional for assistance.
Remember that your CV/resume must be targeted, scannable and generate hits. If you have a difficulty with your CV writing or resume writing instead of staring at a blank piece of paper, use CV samples, CV templates, resume samples and resume templates or:
- "fill in the blanks" resume writing software.
Most recruiters expect to receive a cover letter together with your resume or CV.
So, prepare a cover letter convincing the reader why you are the best candidate for the interview.
If you have a difficulty with your cover letter writing use one of these:
Other Action Words and Phrases Info
Good luck with your action words and phrases in job applications!