Never put your full address on your resume. That only makes it easy for recruiters to write you off as being too far to commute or too expensive to relocate. Don’t put a picture of yourself on your resume. You’ll be opening yourself up to all kinds of discrimination, especially if you’re a visible minority.Continue reading “10 Cardinal Sins of Resume Writing”
After sending out a million resumes, you finally got invited to an interview. The day arrives and you make your way to the location with your heart racing and butterflies in your stomach. 30 minutes later, you’re sitting down across from the interviewer. But you’re not smiling now. They’re asking questions that you don’t have a good answer to. You’re looking down at your resume a lot, trying to remember what you did, when and where. Then they ask if you have any questions for them and, frankly, you didn’t care to think of any. You just need a job, right?