Dumming down Your Resume

Sad but true, but job applicants are dumming down their resumes for jobs that require less experience. The Wall Street Journal reported recently that in response to rejections that they were overqualified, people with heavy skills and experience are trimming down their records.  It can be humiliating, but when you need a job, maybe that’s what you have to do in a difficult job market.

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About suzanne kaller

Business Librarian at Arapahoe Library District in the suburbs of Denver, Colorado. Engaged in business outreach and general reference serv

Posted on May 30, 2009, in Jobs and Careers and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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