It’s a tricky tightrope to walk, crafting the perfect resume – one that stays within the right conventions of a profoundly conservative format while revealing a spark of originality. One way to make it easier? Avoid these 11 stinkers.
Your resume is your first chance to grab a recruiter or hiring manager’s attention. When your resume format looks outdated, you raise concerns about your own professional expertise. Even if it’s been only a few years since you last looked for a job, there may be things on your CV that you might as well have written on a typewriter. Avoid these five things that can make your resume look outdated.