Top Common CV/Resume Mistakes One Must Avoid…

Listed below are 5 Common Resume Mistakes we all make, according to Michelle Gibbings(Leadership and Career Expert). She also advice , to review/Check for spelling mistakes and errors.Check out the mistakes below:

1.Task vs outcome: Describe your work experience in terms of task, rather than outcome.

2. Too wordy: Keep your CV concise and write with the active voice.

3. Keep it current: Update your CV on a regular basis and make sure it reflects your current experience.

4. Attention to detail: Spelling and grammar mistakes are rookie errors which will send you to the bottom of the pile.

5. Including head shots on your CV: Keep the focus on the words, not the visuals.

Also find a Video by Apprentice Nick Hewer who gives top tips for checking your CV.


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