Avoiding The Resume Mistakes Yonkers NY

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New York State of
(914) 376-8810
525 Nepperhan Ave
Yonkers, NY
 
Labor Ready
(914) 964-1350
471 McLean Ave
Yonkers, NY
 
Trac Traders Inc
(718) 463-4495
4210 Colden St
Flushing, NY
 
New York State
(315) 793-2229
207 Genesee St
Utica, NY
 
Accountone
(212) 317-8844
150 E 52nd St
New York, NY
 
N Y State of
(914) 376-8810
525 Nepperhan Ave
Yonkers, NY
 
Westfield Staffing Associates
(914) 761-4761
1 N Broadway
White Plains, NY
 
Employment Services
(914) 997-9500
White Plains, NY
 
Kas Staffing Inc
(585) 544-0770
527 Ridge Rd E
Rochester, NY
 
Labor Ready
(716) 874-5929
1587 Kenmore Ave
Buffalo, NY
 

Avoiding The Resume Mistakes

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It's deceptively easy to make mistakes on your resume and exceptionally difficult to repair the damage once an employer has your resume. So prevention is critical, especially if you've never written a resume before. Here are the most common pitfalls and how you can avoid them.

Typos and Grammatical Errors

Your resume needs to be perfect from a grammatical standpoint. If it isn't, employers will read between the lines and draw not-so-flattering conclusions about you. Among them: "This person can't write," or "This person obviously doesn't care."

Lack of Specifics

Employers need to understand what you've done and accomplished. Take the following for example:

  • Worked with employees in a restaurant setting.
  • Recruited, hired, trained and supervised more than 20 employees in a restaurant with $2 million in annual sales.

Both of these phrases could describe the same person, but clearly the second one's details and specifics will more likely grab an employer's attention.

Attempting One Size Fits All

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Incorrect Contact Information

I once worked with a student whose resume seemed incredibly strong, but he wasn't getting any bites from employers. So one day, I jokingly asked him if the phone number he'd listed on his resume was correct. It wasn't. Once he changed it, he started getting the calls he'd been expecting. Moral of the story: Double-check even the most minute, taken-for-granted details -- sooner rather than later....


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