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Resume Tips

13 must-have words to include in your resume

Steer clear of overused clichés. Misspelled words are immediate grounds for denial. Words like “rockstar” and “synergy” are no longer in. We’ve all read...

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Glassdoor Team

Dec 16, 2022

Impressive skills to include on your resume

Recruiters review hundreds of applications per job listing, so to make it to the interview phase, you have to have a resume that shines....

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Glassdoor Team

Sep 27, 2022

The Free, Easy Way to Get Expert Resume Feedback

We talk a lot about resumes here on the Glassdoor blog, and for good reason. Resumes are the very first impression recruiters and hiring...

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Emily Moore

Oct 2, 2019

10 Resume Tips You Haven't Heard Before

Having a well-crafted resume can be the key to getting your foot in the door at the company of your dreams. But figuring out...

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Julia Malacoff

Aug 27, 2019

64 Action Verbs That Will Take Your Resume From Blah to Brilliant

You’ve probably heard the advice that action verbs should be sprinkled throughout your resume. By starting each bullet point about your past experience with...

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Julia Malacoff

May 23, 2019

Lying on Your Resume? Here’s How You’ll Get Caught

Honesty isn’t the best policy, at least according to some job seekers. People often stretch the truth on their resumes and cover letters in an attempt...

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Glassdoor Team

Nov 19, 2018

6 Resume Mistakes To Avoid At All Costs

“You only get one shot — do not miss your chance to blow.” Eminem may have been referring to rap battles when he dropped...

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Emily Moore

Oct 22, 2018

21 Words To Never Include In Your Resume

We have all heard the saying, "You'll never get a second chance to make a first impression." This is perhaps most true when it...

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Amy Elisa Jackson

Oct 22, 2018

How to Write an Irresistible Technical Resume

In the midst of a record-low unemployment rate, the prospects for job seekers — especially for those with in-demand technical skills — have almost never...

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Emily Moore

Oct 19, 2018

How Far Back Should Your Resume Go?

Whether you are well into your career, or have a gap in your employment, it can be tough to decide what to include on...

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Glassdoor Team

Oct 15, 2018

4 Things Employers Look For In Resumes

After being at your first entry-level job for over a year, you’re ready for change. You feel like you’ve stopped growing in your current...

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Heather Huhman

Sep 19, 2018

7 Resume Points That Immediately Grab a Recruiter's Attention

Did you know that—on average—recruiters and hiring managers spend only seven seconds reading your resume before signing you up for an interview—or tossing that...

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Glassdoor Team

Jul 13, 2018

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