Do’s and Don’ts – Resumes

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Do: 18

  • Sell yourself on the resume. Even if you don’t have that much experience, make yourself sound like an
    asset to the company!
  • Include a Cover Letter.
  • Use bullet points instead of large paragraphs.
  • Include any special awards or accomplishments you have achieved.
  • Spell-check, spell-check, spell-check. Grammar and Punctuation are key.
  • Tailor your resume to the position you are interested in.

 

 

Don’t: 23foursquare-job

  • Use “lazy” terms or abbreviations, such as “etc.”
  • Have a resume with a multitude of fonts, colors and styles. Keep it clean and simple!
  • Forget to put dates for when things occurred.
  • Explain why you left your last job.
  • Expect your resume to do all the work for you. After all it is just a piece of paper. Getting the job comes from you, yourself and your interview.

 

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