Writing a long story
A resume objective should be three to five sentences, equalling a paragraph at most. A long story describing previous life and current life, is going to make for a much longer paragraph. This will distract from the other sections on the resume that are vital to the hiring manager. Balance the resume objective out with the other sections on the resume. Tip: As a job candidate, if you feel like you have “more to say,” use the cover letter as an opportunity to speak your mind.
Ignoring career accomplishments
While a career summary is best suited for those with career accomplishments. Utilizing one career accomplishment in the resume objective can be useful. Referencing any type of job experience and accomplishment will support the skills and activities mentioned in the objective.
Ignoring academic achievements
Test scores are important to the hiring manager. Especially when interviewing for positions … Read more