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  Example of a chronological resume

This is traditionally the most common format for resumes. It highlights job experience, stability, and career growth. Functional resumes are becoming more popular and are a great format if you have less work experience or if you're trying to change fields.

Your Name Here

1234 MyAddress Dr.
MyCity, MyState MyZip
(MyAreaCode) MyPhone

INTEREST Financial Operations
Solid technical understanding of financial instruments, trading, and operations. Excellent memory for policies, procedures, and details. Excellent training and supervisory skills. Efficient and accurate.

EXPERIENCE Smith Exchange, New York, New York
Floor Broker, NYSE June 1995-Present
Hand-picked for this position by Chief Executive Officer. Execute orders on the floor of the NYSE. Relay information on market conditions to clients, solve problems as they arise. Supervise Floor Manager, Wire Operators, and Runners.
Order Desk Clerk, Cincinnati OH anuary 1991-May 1995J
Coordinated between floor brokers and international clients on options transactions. Also cross-trained as an Assistant on the Currency Desk, interacting with Canadian and US-based currency traders. Worked full time while completing a degree in night school.
Stock Associates, Syracuse, NY
Stock Options Clerk (Intern) June 1990-December 1990
Coordinated between brokers and traders to ensure accurate trading on accounts. Verified margin accounts stayed within credit limits. Communicated directly with clients as necessary. Balanced and posted trades to accounts daily.
Michael Skinner & Company
Sales Assistant (Intern) March 1990-May 1990
Sales assistant to a major equities broker. Handled customer inquiries and requests for quote, prioritized and qualified incoming calls, gained knowledge of investment instruments. Also did some cold-calling on behalf of the broker.

EDUCATION Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
B.A., Finance, 1995
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