So our friend Kay, over at the Bing Blog, recently made a great post about how you can improve your resume. An excerpt is below, but head on over to her post to read the full list of Overused Words that Make Your Resume Suck.
"I’ve used a few choice words in my life. You probably have too? However, when the wrong words appear on your resume, it sucks and could be damaging to your next career move. These suckie words are not of the four-letter variety. These words are very common. They are accepted. They cover the average resume with buzz worthy words badness. Hiring managers can identify sucky words in seconds, leaving your resume work worthless. So how do you write a wicked resume without the suck? How do you turn the wrong words into right? To help you land the job interview, here’s how to spin the 6 sucky resume words into skills that sizzle."
Informative and entertaining! So go get cracking and clean up that resume of yours. Then apply to any/all of those TEN jobs we just highlighted!