Resume Mistakes

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Get Rid of These 4 Resume Mishaps Once and for All!

If you had to take a wild guess at how long recruiters browse through a resume, what would it be? A) 2 minutes B) 4 minutes C) 5 minutes According to a study done by The Ladders, it’s actually none of the above, “recruiters spend only 6 seconds reviewing an individual resume.” That’s right, it can take just six short seconds to […]

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Can You Find the 10 Errors in This Resume?

The resume below stands out – but not in a good way. It is riddled with mistakes that will ensure it ends up in the ‘circular file’ (in other words, the trash can). Take a look and see if you can find the resume errors. Click here to view the resume PDF: Error Resume     […]

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Ask Our Corporate Recruiter: Red Flags for Recruiters on Resumes

Even though hiring managers take only a few seconds to review your resume, they still can spot red flags that may hinder your candidacy for an opportunity. We asked Carrie, our Senior Corporate Recruiter, some questions about these red flags, so you know what to look out for when writing and editing your resume. Here […]

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Little Mistakes You Might Not Know You’re Making on Your Resume

A resume is a complex document that is supposed to highlight your professional accomplishments and show hiring managers you are undoubtedly the best candidate for a job. However, when mistakes are made, even little ones, your resume will find its way to the recycle bin. Remember these little resume mistakes with big consequences: Including Irrelevant […]

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