Powerhouse Word Bank

The choice of words used during an interview are vital to the effectiveness of the conversation.  Here is a list of positive and powerful words that can be used on a resume, during the interview, a cover letter, or thank you letter that will be impactful with the interviewer.

Ability

Accelerated

Accomplished

Accurate

Achieved

Adjusted

Administered

Advised

Analyzed

Approved

Assisted

Awarded

Built

Calculated

Capable

Charismatic

Charted

Commanded

Communicated

Compared

Compiled

Completed

Convinced

Conducted

Consolidated

Continuity

Constructed

Controlled

Cooperative

Coordinated

Counseled

Created

Credible

Decreased

Defined

Delivered

Designed

Detected

Determined

Developed

Directed

Discovered

Distributed

Dynamic

Eliminated

Energy

Engaging

Enthusiasm

Established

Evaluated

Examined

Excelled

Expanded

Expertise

Fluency

Focus

Formulated

Founded

Generated

Guided

Headed

Identified

Imperative

Implemented

Improved

Increased

Initiated

Initiative

Innovative

Inspiring

Instructed

Interpreted

Introduced

Justified

Launched

Lectured

Led

Maintained

Managed

Modified

Motivated

Negotiated

Obtained

Operated

Optimistic

Organized

Participated

Performed

Personable

Persuaded

Planned

Prepared

Presented

Produced

Promoted

Recognized

Recommended

Referred

Reorganized

Relationship

Researched

Responsible

Restored

Reviewed

Revised

Scheduled

Selected

Served

Solved

Stimulating

Streamlined

Strengthened

Studied

Supervised

Supplied

Systematic

Taught

Tested

Thorough

Trained

Urgency

Utilized

Vital