Enhance your Resume: Focus on Outcomes

Learn how to enhance your resume and cover letter by focusing on outcomes instead of just outputs—identify not only which tasks you performed, but also note how those tasks made an impact. In the public interest field, outcomes are becoming more and more important as government, law firm, and private funders of the social justice sector are asking more questions about the impact of their grants and philanthropic contributions. Make your resume stand out to non-profit and government hiring managers by speaking the language of outcomes. Read more here. (Photo by Jen Marlow. Alemaya, Ethiopia.)