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WISE Bookshelf: Competency-Based Resumes

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Inspiration comes from many avenues. In our WISE Bookshelf feature, members share some of the titles that have encouraged them to think outside of the box, try a new approach, dig down deep for the confidence they needed to make that big decision or simply allowed them a reprieve from the daily grind. Happy reading!


Competency-Based Resumes

Author: Robin Kessler and Linda A. Strasburg
Genre: Resume Writing and Interview Tips


This book discusses ways to highlight a person’s competencies and achievements instead of skills and duties. It gives examples, questions and sample answers that can help individuals craft a custom resume that suits the needs of the situation.

Submitted by: Lori Shelton | NYC Metro | 6-15 years professional experience


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