I have found myself in a rut once or twice, particularly when it came to my job. For as long as I can remember, I stayed firmly in my comfort zone. I did what was expected of me.
Until I almost had a meltdown at work…
When you’re stuck – either on an issue, questioning how to move forward, which answer to go with, what your passion is – you need to start with doing something that nudges you outside of that safety zone. Being uncomfortable, forces you to start doing something.
For the most part, your resume is the first impression you give to employers – you don’t want to give the impression that you’re careless, lazy or obsessed.
A single resume faux pas can instantly turn off a recruiter, and, in some cases, creep them out a bit.
We asked employers what was the absolute worst resume mistake they’ve come across. These are our six favorite. Laugh … and learn: