Hired: Avoid these top 5 resume mistakes
Did you know? At most companies:
– Computers read your resume first, not humans.
– At least 75 percent of resumes are discarded for using the wrong words.
– More than 20 percent of resumes don’t make the list due to formatting issues.
– Only 1 percent of total applicants get an interview.
These statistics are offered by Jonathan Ciampi, president and founder of Preptel Corp. in Danville, Calif. Ciampi offers his top five resume mistakes, and tips to combat and drastically increase your odds for getting hired: