Careers and Workforce

Monster.com's Top Ten Resume Mistakes

Monster.com posts 10 resume blunders...and how to avoid them.

By Monster.com

Monster.com recently posted its top 10 resume blunders and how to avoid them. See if you're committing any of these faux pas and learn how to correct them by reading the full article on Monster.com:

1. Too Focused on Job Duties
2. Flowery or General Objective Statement
3. Too Short or Too Long
4. Using Personal Pronouns and Articles
5. Listing Irrelevant Information
6. Using a Functional Resume When You Have a Good Career History
7. Not Including a Summary Section That Makes an Initial Hard Sell
8. Not Including Keywords
9. Referring to Your References
10. Typos

Free Subscriptions

Food Processing Digital Edition

Access the entire print issue on-line and be notified each month via e-mail when your new issue is ready for you. Subscribe Today.

foodprocessing.com E-Newsletters

Receive updates on news, products and trends that are critical to the food and beverage industry. Subscribe Today.