red flags on your resume are turning employers off

featured-on-usnAs you’re probably well aware, most employers spend only seconds skimming your resume before making a quick decision about whether to reject you or consider you further, so it’s essential that your resume doesn’t contain the red flags that will turn them off during that short initial scan.

Over at U.S. News & World Report today, I talk about eight red flags that will often put you straight into the “no” pile without further consideration, including overly aggrandized self-descriptions, no overarching theme to your career choices, bad writing, and more. You can read it here.

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