Bear in mind that today’s résumés have changed from the antiquity of the 1990s. Functional résumés are out! Objective statements at the top are out! Endless bullets beginning with “responsible for …” are out! Your résumé is not your autobiography. While absolutely everything you state in it must be factually accurate, you should see it as a marketing document that demonstrates how your background meets the needs of your target employer. Here are some key elements of today’s most compelling résumés. Read more.