The Job Seeker's Guide: 5 Things to Remove from Your Resume, TODAY!
Many of our candidates come from far and wide, and the sets of rules for what is acceptable on a resume is always ambiguous because things differ from one place to another! So here's our take on 5 Things to REMOVE from your Resume, when applying for jobs in the Vancouver market (and probably all around in North America)! We've also come up with a name for our job hunting series, and we're calling it our Job Seeker's Guide!
We find that it’s quite common outside of North America to include this information on your resume. For our purposes?: Don't.
3) A Long Detailed List of Interests
4) Your Profile Picture
Some places around the world may require this but for North America, there’s really no reason to include your photos on your resume when applying for any position within Canada. We'd recommend uploading your photo onto your LinkedIn page instead!
5) Overwhelming Designs
If you’re unsure how to format your resume, well- we might just have another blog post coming up BUT for the time being see these resources, HERE:
What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2017
Resume Samples - Monster
3 Resume Summary Examples That'll Make Writing Your Own Easier