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Life Hack of the Week: A Mandatory Video for Creating a Harvard-Worthy Resume

Getting a job is tedious business. Not only do you have to at least seem like you know what you’re talking about and impress the hiring team during your interview(s), but you also need a resume and cover letter that make you stand out. This is of course what helps land the interview. However, writing a resume is hard, especially if you’ve never created one before. Even if you do have a resume it wouldn’t hurt to spruce it up. If you’re looking to beef up your resume but you don’t have the funds to hire a professional, we’ve got the life hack you’ve been looking for. TikToker @jerryjhlee knows the secrets of a perfect resume and cover letter. It all starts with Harvard’s personal resources, which Jerry shares in this week’s life hack.

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What You’ll Need 

  • Computer with internet connection
  • The drive to get a job

This life hack simplifies the art of nailing the perfect resume. That’s because it provides you with the same resources provided to Harvard students. In these resources, you’ll find a breakdown for the purpose of your resume, a variety of sample resumes, action words to use to make yours stand out, and even tons of sample cover letters with even more advice. Words cannot express how much easier this information makes creating the perfect resume and cover letter. None of it would be possible without this amazing TikTok.

@jerryjhlee #stitch with @user5305548256135 ♬ Little Bitty Pretty One – Thurston Harris

You’ll still have to create the resume by applying your own work history. However, the tips, tricks, and hacks offered to Harvard students will definitely help you land the job of your dreams…unless your dream is never having to work. Then you’re straight up out of luck.