Best and worst words used in a resume

Posted on 13th Aug 2014 | 1015 views

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These days many resumes are packed with cliches and these are unsuitable by most of the recruiters. Some profiles may have very little space and much information to share .It is critical to use the words on your resume.


Jobseekers choose corporate buzz words and thought that those are used by recruiters and they love to see on their resumes in spite of describing about their achievements. Objective in resume should convey your career goals in a single sentence.

A recent study reveals many interesting facts about job search and resume and many hiring managers are not looking for corporate buzzwords and clich's and some words like am-player,result-driven and hard-worker. Take expertise advice to how to make resume and craft your CV. Terms which are not supposed to include in resume and turn offs: Go-getter Best of breed Synergy Go-to person Think outside of the box Value add Thought leadership Team player Bottom-line Hard worker Results-driven Strategic thinker Dynamic Self-motivated Detail-oriented Proactively Track record Terms which attracts recruiters and impress employers

Achieved Improved Won Trained/Mentored Managed Created Resolved Volunteered Influenced Increased/Decreased Ideas Negotiated Launched Revenue/Profits Under budget  

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