For all you job seekers, check out this helpful article:
FedSmith: Top 10 Common Pitfalls In Your Federal Resume
Make sure to avoid these common mistakes on your resume.
Remember, when applying for jobs, especially online- your resume is the first
impression employers will see. You want it to reflect your skills and abilities
in an impressive way.
#2 Weak presentation of your accomplishments
If your accomplishments are hiding in a long paragraph or surrounded with unnecessary information, you won’t get an
interview. Make sure your accomplishments stand out in distinct paragraphs and
use engaging action verbs.
#4 Keywords are missing
Most HR professionals receive hundreds of resumes
and are looking for a specific skill set. Don’t use the same version of
your resume for every job
application. Make sure your resume matches the keywords in the job
and satisfies what the employers look for in the ideal candidate.
Don’t forget, if you weren’t able to attend our resume
workshop last week, you can still register to get a copy of the webinar
. It’s full of helpful tips and expert advice from those in the