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4 Essential Resume Don'ts [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted: July 05, 2017

It’s common knowledge that a resume should be 1–2 pages in length, with plenty of white space and use a simple, readable font. But do you know what your resume shouldn’t look like?

It’s easy to Google “how to write a resume” or “what to put in my resume,” but it’s not quite as easy to figure out what you should be taking out of the document. That’s why we assembled these essential tips—to help you catch these mistakes before they ruin your job search!

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Erin Coursey, iHire
Posted by: Erin Coursey, iHire
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