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Achieve or accomplish?

I am writing a CV to apply for a first and dream job by English language  but I have some trouble.

As a student in university, I had some part-time job and had some skills, knowledge from it.

Now I write it in my CV like:

"I was a runner and waitress in a coffee shop, my responsibility is preparing fresh food, clean kitchen, and service food and beverage.

and I achieve some skills such as time management skills, good attitude in a high-pressure job"

Should use "achieve" word or "accomplish" word in this context?

Can you help me? Thank you!

Aug 31, 2016 10:45 AM
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I would suggest:


"....my responsibilities were  fresh food preparation, kitchen cleaning, as well as  food and beverage service.

and I gained additional skills such as time management and a positive attitude in a high-pressure job"


I would also use bullet points instead of lists to highlight your skills.



August 31, 2016
Well,you can write--I've some skills..... because skill is not something that can be achieved or accomplished but it is learnt.Just like it is suitable to say---I've  learnt some skill which are bonus to my experience 
August 31, 2016

Accomplish and achieve both suggest you don't have these skills already. I would say "I was able to demonstrate..."

August 31, 2016
thank you all
August 31, 2016
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