14 Fatal Resume Mistakes

Avoid these Resume Blunders at All Costs

Mistake #10: Too much focus on past, irrelevant job descriptions

Employers don't care what duties were assigned to you in your past jobs. All they are really concerned about is what you have done, and what you can do for them.

Focus on your accomplishments, rather than your duties. Use statistics and numbers. Show how you solved problems. Avoid phrases like "duties included" or "responsibilities included."