Action Verbs to Describe Accomplishments

The following verbs can be used to help you describe your skills and experience

PEOPLE

THINGS

IDEAS

Accomplished

Built

Adapted

Activated

Calculated

Analyzed

Adapted

Changed

Coordinated

Adjusted

Compiled

Created

Administered

Completed

Defined

Advertised

Constructed

Devised

Advised

Created

Educated

Analyzed

Designed

Established

Arranged

Drafted

Executed

Assembled

Edited

Explained

Assisted

Enlarged

Illustrated

Calculated

Established

Implemented

Catalogued

Evaluated

Initiated

Chaired

Examined

Innovated

Coached

Expanded

Integrated

Conceptualized

Expedited

Interviewed

Conciliated

Facilitated

Investigated

Conducted

Familiarized

Maintained

Consulted

Formulated

Marketed

Contracted

Generated

Modified

Coordinated

Governed

Monitored

Delegated

Guided

Negotiated

Demonstrated

Hired

Obtained

Devised

Identified

Organized

Directed

Improved

Presented

Distributed

Increased

Presided

Effected

Indexed

Processed

Explained

Informed

Proposed

Indoctrinated

Inspected

Publicized

Managed

Installed

Recommended

Motivated

Invented

Recorded

Organized

Prepared

Recruited

Programmed

Programmed

Related

Promoted

Revised

Surveyed

Stimulated

Specified

Synthesized

Supervised

Used

Transmitted

Taught

Wrote