Common Resume Errors – Resume is NOT an Application Form

A resume is a summary of your qualifications for a specific position; it does not need to include all the information that can sometimes be requested on application forms or other employment documentation.

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3 comments on “Common Resume Errors – Resume is NOT an Application Form”

  1. Gary Alan Miller Reply

    Grace, this is so correct, and I think it's is one of the hardest things to get younger users of resumes (students in my case) to understand. The first thing I usually say to a student is that a resume isn't a work history, it's a marketing document, telling a specific story to a specific audience.

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