You want to impress your prospective employer by highlighting your individual talents. Other attributes to be emphasized are both your skills and the experience you can bring to the job. The more communicative your resume is and the stronger the portrayal of your abilities, the better opportunity to market yourself successfully.
For a quick reference on formats for resumes, when in Microsoft Word application click on File, click New and refer to "templates".
"There is no future in any job
The future lies in the man who holds the job."
- George Crane