Seven Mistakes That Make Your Resume Look Old

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You haven't included the URL to your professional profile

According to a Jobvite survey, 93 percent of recruiters are likely to look at a job candidate's social profile. Include the URLs to your online professional profiles so recruiters don't have to guess or mistake you for someone else. Make sure your online profiles and resume tell the same story so you don't send mixed messages to the recruiter.

Resumes, like many other marketing materials, have an expiration date. As technology changes and the job-search process becomes more mobile, it's important to reevaluate and edit your resume periodically. Your resume is a reflection of you – and you don't want recruiters thinking you're outdated because your document is. Amanda Augustine, a job search expert for TheLadders, has identified seven ways to know if your resume needs an update.

 

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