(someone's) résumé

A résumé is a document that lists your work history, your education, and your accomplishments. It's usually one or two pages long. People submit résumés to companies when they are trying to get a job.

Usually people have just one résumé, so it makes sense to refer to it as "your résumé" or "my résumé" instead of just "a résumé".

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