5 Things That Land Your Resume in the Trash

(By Rachel Ritlop. Originally published on GenTwenty)

Ahhh, the elusive resume. Many times the information we get in school when it comes to our resume is outdated. It’s time to brush the dust off your resume and revamp it to land your dream job.

You have only 6 seconds to grab a recruiter’s attention so what will absolutely get your resume passed over?

1. Objective.

Nobody cares. Your objective is probably to get the job you are applying to (or else why are you applying?) and hopefully advance in your industry, right? Great, and all the other applicants probably have the same objective.

What to do instead: Trying substituting....Click here to continue reading.