Resume Keywords Worksheet

Determine what keywords will get you noticed with this worksheet.

Resume Keywords Worksheet
Use the keywords from each job to tailor your resume and cover letter to specific jobs/types of jobs/employers.
Name: _____________________________________________________________
Name of employer: ___________________________________________________
Keywords from want ad, Internet job posting, or job description.
Keywords from employer Web site:
Employer mission statement:
Keywords from other sources, such as professional associations, recruiters and HR professionals, the
Occupational Handbook (, members of your network, trade publications, industry specific
online discussion groups, annual reports, informational news, and search engines such as Google. 
Supporting files: