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10 Resume Mistakes Job Seekers Must Avoid [Infographic]

10 Resume CV Mistakes

Everyone thinks their resume is top-notch… everyone’s confidence level is high when they hit the ‘Send’ button.

And yet recruiters and employers will tell you that 80 to 90% of the resumes they receive are not written well… and end up in the digital trash can…   

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A Recipe for Resume Success [Infographic]

recipe_for_success_infographic

We all need a little help now and then… especially with our resume. So Friday is a good day to present this fun and creative infographic from GiraffeCVs, whichoutlines some important tips for cooking up a tasty resume (or “CV” – cirruculum vitae – as the British call it) recruiters will enjoy… and maybe even come back for seconds! One word of caution: an objective statement, as suggested in the infographic, doesn’t sit well on the palate of many. In fact, it is primarily only the old-school industries (academia, medical and legal, for example) who still want to see an   

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