The Longest Job-Seeker Resume Action Verbs Categorized by Alphabetical Order

You can use these action verbs to describe your job skills and accomplishments when writing your resume and cover letter.

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A:


abstracted
accelerated
accentuated
accommodated
accompanied
accomplish
accomplished
accounted for
accumulated
achieved
acquainted
acquired
acted
acted with team
activated
active
adaptable
adapted
adaptive
added
addressed
adept
adjusted
administered
admitted
adopted
advanced
advertised
advised
advocated
aggressive
aided
alert
alleviated
allocated
allotted
allowed
altered
ambitious
amended
amplified
analytical
analyzed
annotated
answered
anticipated
appeared
applied
appointed
apportioned
appraised
approved
approximated
arbitrated
argued
arranged
articulated
ascertained
assembled
assertive
assessed
assigned
assisted
assumed
assured
attached
attained
attended
attentive
attested
auctioned
audited
augmented
authored
authorized
automated
awarded

B:


balanced
bargained
began
blended
blocked
bolstered
boosted
bought
brainstormed
bridged
briefed
broad-minded
broadened
brought
budgeted
built

C:


calculated
calibrated
canvassed
capable
capitalized
cared
cared for
carried out
cataloged
catalogued
categorized
catered
caused
cautioned
centralized
certified
chaired
challenged
championed
changed
channeled
charged
charted
chartered
checked
choreographed
chose
cited
clarifed
clarified
classifed
classified
cleared
cleared up
closed
co-authored
co-ordinated
coached
coded
collaborated
collated
collected
combined
comforted
commanded
commenced
commented
commissioned
committed
communicated
compared
competed
competent
competitive
compiled
complete
completed
complied
composed
compounded
comprised
compromised
computed
conceived
conceptualized
concluded
condensed
conducted
conferred
confident
configured
confirmed
confronted
conscientious
consented
conserved
considered
consistent
consolidated
constituted
constructed
constructive
consulted
contacted
continued
contracted
contrasted
contributed
controlled
convened
converted
conveyed
convinced
cooperated
cooperative
coordinated
copied
corrected
correlated
corresponded
counseled
counselled
counted
created
creative
critiqued
cultivated
curtained
customized

D:


dealt
debated
debugged
decided
deciphered
decreased
dedicated
deducted
deepened
defended
defined
defned
delegated
deliberated
delivered
demonstrated
demystified
dependable
derived
described
descriptive
designated
designed
detailed
detected
determined
developed
devised
devoted
diagnosed
diagramed
differentiated
diligent
diminished
diplomatic
directed
disciplined
disclosed
discontinued
discovered
discreet
discrete
discriminated
discussed
dismissed
dispatched
dispensed
dispersed
displayed
disproved
dissected
distributed
diversified
documented
doubled
drafted
dramatized
drew
drove

E:


earned
eased
eceeded
eclipsed
economical
economized
edited
educated
effected
effective
efficient
elaborated
elected
elevated
elicited
eliminated
empathized
emphasized
emphatized
employed
empowered
enable
enabled
encouraged
endorsed
endured
energetic
energized
enforced
engineered
enhanced
enjoyed
enlarged
enlightened
enlisted
enriched
ensured
entered
enterprising
entertained
enthusiastic
enumerated
envisioned
established
estimated
evaluated
examined
exceeded
excelled
exceptional
exchanged
executed
exercised
exhibited
expanded
expedited
experienced
experimented
explained
explored
expressed
extended
extracted
extrapolated
extroverted

F:


fabricated
facilitated
fair
familiar
familiarize
familiarized
fashioned
fielded
figured
filed
filled
finalized
financed
finish
finished
fired
firm
fitted
fixed
focused
followed
forceful
forecast
forecasted
foresaw
forged
formalized
formed
formulated
fortified
forwarded
fostered
found
founded
framed
friendly
fufilled
fulfilled
furnished
furthered

G:


gained
gathered
gave
generated
governed
graded
granted
graphed
greeted
grew
grossed
grouped
guaranteed
guided

H:


handled
hastened
headed
heightened
helped
helpful
highlighted
hired
honest
hosted
housed

I:


identifed
identified
illustrated
imaginative
imagined
immunized
impacted
implemented
imposed
improved
improvised
inaugurated
included
incorporated
increased
independent
indexed
indicated
individualized
industrious
inferred
influenced
informed
initiated
innovated
innovative
input
inquired
inspected
inspired
installed
instilled
instituted
instructed
instrumental
insured
integrated
intended
intensified
interacted
interceded
interpreted
interrogated
intervened
interviewed
introduced
intuited
invented
inventive
inventoried
invested
investigated
involved
influenced
issued

J:


joined
judged
justified

K:


keen
kept
kept books
kept records
keynoted

L:


labored
landed
launched
lead
learned
lectured
led
liaised
licensed
lifted
lightened
linked
listened
litigated
lobbied
located
logged
logical
loyal

M:


made
made decisions
maintained
managed
managed time
manipulated
manufactured
mapped
mapped out
marketed
mastered
mature
maximized
measured
mediated
memorized
mentored
merchandised
merged
met
met deadlines
methodical
methodized
migrated
minimized
mobilized
modeled
moderated
modernized
modifed
modified
molded
monitored
motivate
motivated
moved
multiplied

N:


named
narrated
navigated
neatened
negotiated
netted
networked
notified

O:


objective
observed
obtained
offered
officiated
open minded
opened
operated
opportunistic
optimistic
optimized
orchestrated
ordered
organized
original
originate
originated
out paced
outgoing
outlined
outsourced
overcame
overhauled
overlook
oversaw

P:


painted
participated
partnered
patient
perceived
perceptive
perfected
performed
personable
persuaded
photographed
piloted
pinpointed
pioneered
planned
played
pleasant
plotted
poised
policed
polished
positioned
positive
posted
practical
practiced
precise
predicted
prepared
prepared used
prescribed
presented
presided
prevailed
prevented
priced
printed
prioritized
probed
problem-solved
processed
processes
procured
produced
productive
profited
programmed
prohibited
projected
promoted
proofed
proposed
prosecuted
prospected
protected
proved
provided
prudent
publicized
published
purchased

Q:


qualifed
qualified
quantified
queried
questioned
quick

R:


raised
raisran
ran
ranked
rated
rational
rationalized
re-engineered
re-established
reached
read
realistic
realized
reasoned
rebuilt
received
receptive
recognized
recognized for
recommended
reconciled
recorded
recruited
rectified
redefined
redesigned
redrafted
reduced
reduced losses
referred
refined
reflective
refned
reformed
refreshed
regarded
registered
regulated
rehabilitated
reinforced
rejuvenated
related
reliable
relied
relieved
remedied
remodeled
removed
rendered
renegotiated
renewed
renovated
reorganized
repaired
replaced
reported
represented
reproduced
required
rescued
research
researched
reserved
resilient
resolved
resourceful
respective
responded
responsible
restored
restructured
restyled
retained
retrieved
returned
reunited
revamped
revealed
reviewed
revised
revitalized
revived
rewrote
routed

S:


salvaged
sanctioned
satisfed
satisfied
saved
scanned
scheduled
schemed
scouted
screened
scrutinized
searched
secured
selected
self-confident
self-motivated
self-reliant
sense-of-humor
sensible
sensitive
separated
served
serviced
set
set goals
set up
settled
shaped
shared
sharp
shipped
showed
simplified
simulated
sincere
sketched
skilled
skills
smoothed
sold
solicited
solidified
solved
sophisticated
sorted
sought
sparked
spearheaded
specialized
specifed
specified
spoke
sponsored
stabilized
stable
staffed
standardized
started
steered
stimulated
stocked
straightened
strategize
strategized
streamlined
strengthened
stressed
strong
structured
studied
styled
submitted
substantiated
substituted
succeeded
successful
suggested
summarized
supervised
supervised.
supplemented
supplied
supported
supportive
surpassed
surveyed
sustained
symbolized
synergized
synthesized
systematic
systematized
systemized

T:


tabulated
tactful
tailored
talented
talked
targeted
taught
teachable
tenacious
tended
terminated
tested
theorized
tightened
tolerant
totaled
traced
tracked
trained
transacted
transferred
transformed
translated
transmitted
transported
traveled
treated
trouble-shooted
troubleshot
trustworthy
tutored

U:


uncovered
understood
undertook
unified
updated
upgraded
upheld
used
utilized

V:


validated
verbalized
verifed
verified
versatile
vetoed
visualized
volunteered

W:


weighed
welcomed
well-organized
wired
won
worked
wrote