STAY ONE STEP AHEAD OF THE GAME
MAKE THE RIGHT MOVES
Quick Resume Checklist:
Is your resume one page?
Rate your "wow" factor, 0 to 10.
Are noteworthy experiences upfront?
Did you target your objective?
Is your opening statement a sleeper?
Did you convey job-related expertise?
Do you have repetitive information?
Did you use "job descriptive" fillers?
Is the resume robot-safe?
Is it an interesting and quick read?
Avoid Common Resume Mistakes:
Long, winded run-on sentences.
Referring to yourself in the 3rd person.
Using the "I" word.
Oversuing the "all" word.
Trying to sidestep employment gaps.
Providing reasons for leaving a job.
Using the phrase "same as above".
Inserting a large font to fill space.
Using too small a font.
Crowding information onto one page.
It doens't take much, not to get noticed.
Avoid resume "red flags", learn the tricks of the trade.