examples of when you’ve demonstrated such behavior. Perhaps you achieved a positive result by participating on a board or on a company task force. Have you increased sales at your company? It’s more impressive to explain how you did it; perhaps via effective team leadership.
Consider the caveats. Your competency focus should be used to enhance and highlight your work history. A purely competency-based resumÃ© may raise a red flag if specific dates and gaps in employment appear to be disguised. Taylor notes that the chronological resumÃ© is still the preferred format. But no matter what style of resumÃ© you decide on, putting in some detail about how you achieved results could help you put your best foot forward.