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through the eyes of a reviewer (resume advice)

A resume is supposed to be generalized single page view of your experience.

Have

  • Someone to look over your resume so they can catch mistakes
  • Descending order of experience
  • A link to a more detailed Curriculum Vitae
  • publications
  • external links which show you are productive
  • a brief cover letter only if the position is different from your experience or you have been out of the game for a while explaining why you are relevant or what you have been doing to stay up to date.

Have Not

  • More than one page
  • Experience older than 10 years
  • references
  • images
  • misspellingas*
  • All specific versions of operating systems or hardware brands

*intentional

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