You never know when an opportunity will come your way, which is why it is important to keep your resume up-to-date and ready-for-use at all times. In particular, though, it is important to have an impressive resume when you are applying to college or to a job.
There are many resources for templates of resumes out there. You can do a Google search, use a template on Microsoft Word, etc. Find a template that will work well for you and that you find visually appealing.
Once you decide the format of your resume, you must put together your most impressive accomplishments and activities. Typical resumes include some of the following sections: