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How to Write Strong Accomplishment Statements:

Well written accomplishment statements helps your resume to stand out from the crowd.  Below are some useful guidelines on how to write strong accomplishment statements. 


FORMULA:


ACTION VERB
(Past Tense)
+
WHAT YOU DID
=
RESULT
(Quantifiable - %, # or $) (Qualitative)

EXAMPLES:


Action Verb What you did Result
Developed a new go-to-market plan which increased customer bookings by 33%
Initiated a new inventory policy which reduced expired product by $10,000 per month
Analyzed a new inventory policy which reduced expired product by $10,000 per month
Managed orders by customers which helped to ensure repeat business
 
 
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