Seven Mistakes That Make Your Resume Look Old

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You're still including 'references upon request'

Employers are well aware that you'll provide them with references, should they ask for them during the interview process. There's no reason to waste this valuable space on your resume by stating the obvious. Remember, you only have two pages' worth of resume real estate to work with – save it for the information that is most compelling.

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 Your resume is a reflection of you – and you don't want recruiters thinking you're outdated because your document is.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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