5 Common Executive Resume Mistakes That Could Cost You an Interview

common executive resume mistakes

Not knowing how to properly format your executive resume can easily cost you an interview. Simply put, at this stage in the game you should know how to write a killer resume, but there’s so much confusion out there that even the most experienced professionals fumble. Five of the most common mistakes are: Including a…

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My Thoughts on Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)

My Thoughts on Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) During my 8 year tenure as a paid Moderator for LinkedIn’s Premium Career Group, someone posed this question for me: “Lisa, would love to hear your thoughts on Applicant Tracking Systems. The last stat I heard is that it immediately sidelines 75% of all resumes submitted. That means…

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You Are Not Too Old to Land a Job

You Are Not Too Old to Land a Job “I’m 54. Isn’t age going to hinder my job search?” Change the age to 57, 63, 45, or 52… or any other number over 40… and this is a variation of a question I get asked every week, several times per week, from concerned experienced job…

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Do Resume Words Matter for Older Job Seekers?

Recently, one of our ChamTribers wrote to me saying, “Everyone says it’s my age, so it doesn’t matter what I write” as the reason why his 8-page resume wasn’t getting any traction. Or… I don’t know… it could be the 8-page resume. He told me he is 50+ years old… so it must be his…

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