The success story of Microsoft’s co-founder Bill Gates, one of the richest people in the world, has inspired people around the world. Now his resume of about five decades ago remains a topic of discussion among the youth. Recently, Bill Gates shared his 48-year-old resume on LinkedIn. He shared the resume and wrote, ‘Whether you are a recent graduate or a college dropout, I am sure that your resume will look better than my resume 48 years ago.’
Your resume plays a big role in getting a job. If the resume is not good then your application will be screened before the interview. In such a situation, job seekers can learn and take tips from this resume of Bill Gates.
How is Bill Gates resume
A 1974 one-page resume shared by Bill Gates mentions his name as William H. Gates was then a first year student at Harvard College. He has written in his resume that he has done courses like Operating System Structure, Database Management, Compiler Construction and Computer Graphics. It is also written that he has experience in all major programming languages like FORTRAN, COBOL, ALGOL, BASIC, etc.
In addition, Gates has also mentioned in his resume his experience as a systems programmer with TRW Systems Group in 1973. Told about his work as a co-leader and co-partner on contract at Lakeside School, Seattle in 1972.
After seeing the resume of an inspirational person like Bill Gates, people are registering their reaction on social media. One user wrote, “Thank you Bill Gates for sharing your resume, great one page resume. We should all go back and look at copies of our previous resumes.”