Fixing up your resume
Whether you are actively looking for a job or just have the habit of keeping your resume up to date, check out the article 6 Words that Make Your Resume Suck. In reading through these words, I find that I am an offender in some areas and their rationale behind losing these words is spot on.
For instance, “Responsible” is a word they say to avoid.
The resume that avoids vague “responsibilities” and sticks to facts detailing figures, growth, reduced costs, number of people managed, budget size, sales, and revenue earned gets the job interview.
So don’t be responsible for reading this article – just go read it.