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5 Common Resume Mistakes (and 5 Quick Fixes for Them)

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After reviewing thousands of resumes in my career, I’ve noticed a trend.

Too many job seekers are making the exact same resume mistakes over and over again, many of which hold these job seekers back from getting job interviews.

So, I’m going to share with you the 5 most common resume mistakes I see…   

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Are You Making These 3 Resume Killing Mistakes?


Have you overlooked common mistakes on your resume? I review resumes daily, and I find the same three blunders repeated by countless job seekers. Review these top 3 mistakes. Then take a good look at your own resume and make some adjustments.   

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5 Real-Life Resume Blunders You’re Glad You Didn’t Make

Your resume can be the key that unlocks the door to a new job. Or, it can be the blast of cold wind that slams the door shut before you get an interview.

We asked employers to tell us about the biggest resume blunders they’ve experienced.

So, while you’re busy unifying your fonts and running spell check, don’t lose site of the big picture. Here are five resume mega-blunders to avoid at all costs:   

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To Whom It May Concern: Employers List Top Resume Mistakes

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:   

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