Six Reasons Why Most Resumes Are Lousy

Six Reasons Why Most Resumes Are Lousy
By David Bellm
Approximately 482 words
Plenty of hiring professionals say that the typical resume they get is lousy.
Avoid getting branded with that less-than-flattering term by looking at these
key resume elements.
Ask any recruiter, hiring manager, or human resources person and they)ll tell
you that the overwhelming majority of resumes they get are flat-out lousy. Yeah,
these feeble attempts may be enough to get a candidate job with someone —
somewhere. But think of how much better they)d do if their resume was high
enough quality to stand out from this sea of mediocrity.
Here are the main reasons most resumes aren)t nearly as compelling as they could