What should and what should not include when writing a perfect resume?
When you writing and outstanding CV /resume we have to consider which information we should include and which should not include. So in this article we are going to briefly discuss that. So let’s begin,
What should include,
Make it Unique
In your resume you should include and show your unique skills, experiences and values.this will help you to stand out the rest of other applicants
Write it simply
Try to write your resume simple and use simple formatting for your resume because that will make the recruiter read your resume
Make it Focus
Don’t write a generic resume try to focus on your desired industry. Show them you have the talent and experience in that specific sector. Always try to highlight your experiences
Make it Error Free
Read again and again and check the grammar and spelling mistakes, your contact information. Ask your close friend or if you know some industry professional person to check and make sure everything is correct before sending the resume
Make sure to update your resume always according to the industry changes and also according to your new achievements
Use a flexible template
Whats that meaning? When you write down your resume try to use a template which you can really express all details and make sure to make it easier to read and interested to read
So now we know what should include and then let’s see what should not include when writing the resume
What should not include,
Avoid this word?
“Resume” don’t use this word because the employer already know that!
Do not include your personal information
Do not allow someone to steal your personal information so does not include like credit card information, your political view, birth, race, children’s information but some of this information may be required if you write an international resume. So try to know the difference and avoid personal information because you only want to show that you are capable of the position.
Avoid by including physical information
What’s that meaning? Nowadays companies try to make sure to avoid discrimination’s so try to avoid including your physical information.
Avoid including unrelated details
Do not include unrelated working experiences and hobbies into your resume. when you don’t have many experiences let’s say you are applying for sales executive job but before that you work as a customer service officer then you can explain that job help you to develop your customer services skills. Like that, you can you can use them with strategies.
Do not include your previous salary information’s
Do not include very long descriptions
Do not include negative word and ideas
Consider these factors when writing your resume. Wish you all the very best!