How to Get Results with a PAR Statement in Your Resume


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Getting results using PAR statements

- There's a simple technique that you can follow to help create a more compelling and effective resume. It's called a PAR formula. PAR stands for problem-action-result. The PAR formula tells a business story. In the case of your resume, you can use this formula to tell your success story to potential employers. The story that will show how you can help them and why you are the perfect candidate for the job. All the stories have one thing in common, a beginning, middle, and end.

The PAR formula works the same way. The beginning is the problem, the middle is the action, and the end is the result. During your career, you've had problems. You've taken the action to solve those problems, and hopefully, received positive end results. Your resume should not be a laundry list of boring job duties and responsibilities that you've performed. You will get much greater results by using PAR formula to showcase how you will help their bottom line.

As an added bonus, creating PAR statements can even help pr...

Getting results using PAR statements
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