According to a new study released by TheLadders, recruiters spend only six seconds on average looking at your resume. This proves the importance of having a concise, well formatted resume that emphasizes your greatest skills and experience.
Remember, you only get one chance at a good first impression. Even if you’re qualified for the position, an innocent, simple mistake on your architecture resume can really kill your chances of getting an interview.
Mistake #1: Not Explaining What YOU Have Done
Mistake #2: Too Long
Mistake #3: Including Irrelevant Information
Mistake #4: Using Too Many Graphics
Mistake #5: Using Cheesy and/or Empty Phrases
Mistake #6: Poor Grammar
Mistake #7: Not Highlighting Your Skills Relevant For The Job
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