Here's an article from the website of the
about how they view the difference between a resume and a CV:
What's the Difference Between a Resume and a Curriculum Vitae?
I use the terms "resume" and "cv" synonymously, so please don't
Cultural differences in
how different the ad for the same position is in German and in English.
Info about "majors" and
"minors" in your studies
Now let's look at the
"Careers" section of a well-know American newspaper website to see what
they consider important.
USA Today -> Careers
Finally they raise some important points in a section called
These 10 Outdated Pieces of Career Advice".