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YOYO Q. FOWLER (Sample Resume)
Transylvania, CA 66666
(123) 481-3025 (home); (123)
web page: http://www.abc.net/yoyo/welcome.htm
Technician and Sales Associate,
Satan's Photo Products, 13 Hallow's Eve Avenue, Transylvania, CA
66666. Cruella DeVil, Supervisor. (123) 456-7890 or (800) 987-6543.
March 1994 - present.
Photography Judge for annual
Southern Transylvanian Nature Photography association (STNP), 1996-7,
and sole judge for Satan Says Camera Club competition, 1997.
Acted as company PC specialist
and Macintosh user for digital imaging, manipulation, editing, and design;
desktop publishing, and hardware upgrade consultation
Performed routine sales and
consultation services for customers with professional photo needs (specialized
equipment and film, educating customers in Kodak Q-lab development technology),
and update customers on new products, trends, and supplies.
Maintained relationship with
specialized users in the field, and used this network to sell large equipment
(scanners, digital cameras, quantity sales of cameras and supplies, film
Field representative at local
Photography trade shows.
Performed lab services (black
and white, color film processing and developing) on Noritsu RA-4 and C-41
Assistant Manager, Bookstar,
Transylvania, CA 66666. October 1991 - January 1993.
Critiqued and scored over 100
entries; provided feedback and workshopping.
Supervised shifts for 6 or more
Responsible for receiving and
handled returns and customer
Acted as liaison between manager
Transylvania, CA. 1995-7.
University of Beelzebub, Transylvania,
CA. Summer - Fall, 1993.
Studied computer programming
and web page design.
University of Purgatory, Purgatory,
CA. 1985-9.B.A. earned 1989.
Performed graduate-level course
work in history and theory.
Majored in History; minored
Member of History Forum
Club and Students for Democratic Initiative, which sought to promote
student and administrative awareness of the liberal arts.
Named Dean's List scholar.
Shows and Publications
Softwares: Photoshop, Pagemaker,
Quark, MS Word , WordPerfect, Adobe Illustrator, Excel, Quattro Pro, Access,
D-base, Netscape, MS Internet Explorer.
Platforms: DOS, Windows 3.1,
Windows 95, Unix, Macintosh.
Languages: HTML (Hotdog Pro,
Front Page, PageMill), Basic, Visual Basic, Pascal, C, Assembly language.
Local Area Networks: Netware,
Windows 95, Windows NT.
Computer hardware service and
maintenance: Perform hardware upgrades and installation on computers for
friends and associates.
Photography: Proficient in Digital
imaging, editing, manipulation, black & white, color film developing.
and Community Service
Showed photography in several
juried shows and competitions, including Dogwood Arts Festival and
Transylvania Valley Fair Photography competition.
Published several critiques
and reviews of computer software and games in online web sites such as
CNet, Game Power, and Game Spot.
Produced and edited monthly
newsletter forTransylvanian Mountain Bike Club, January 1995 - May
1996. Distributed publication to over 200 members.
Judged Satan's Middle
School Photography Competition, Spring 1997. Provided advice to aspiring
Assisted in construction of
several houses for Habitat for Humanity, 1991 - present.
Acted as Assistant Youth Director
for local church group. Served as mentor and advisor to at-risk teens.
Available Upon Request
Financed college education through
bartending (worked for five years with same company).
Member of Transylvanian Mountain
Hobbies include bicycling, camping,
Career Services Office
Western Carolina University
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