Get a job announcement or description for the job, or type of job, you are seeking, if possible. If you are not targeting a specific position at this time, go online and find 4-5 job descriptions which interest you. You can then work from a compilation of these jobs.
Make a list of all extracurricular activities you are involved in (clubs, Greek organizations, honor organizations, major-specific fraternities, intramurals, etc.)
List all academic honors and scholarships you've received.
Compile a list of all community activities of which you are a part (PTA, church committees, social clubs, volunteer work, etc.)
Gather together job descriptions from your past positions. If you haven´t saved copies of these, you should from now on!
List what things friends/relatives/peers come to you for help with. This may assist you in identifying strengths you would not otherwise recognize in yourself.
Print out this RESUME OUTLINE WORKSHEET but don't fill it out yet! We will walk through each resume section individually.