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 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 (http://www.bls.gov/oco/), members of your network, trade publications, industry specific
online discussion groups, annual reports, informational news, and search engines such as Google.