6 Tips for Common Resume Problems
Worried about that employment gap on your resume or the fact that all of your work experience comes from volunteering? Here are ways to fix those resume issues.
A version of this article originally appeared on Learnvest.com.
When job hunting, your résumé has a way of highlighting little career imperfections in black and white.
Maybe you’ve job-hopped, had a long gap between gigs, or earned a degree that requires explaining (hello, art history majors!).
Is there a way to smooth over these résumé imperfections—without being dishonest? You betcha. You just have to get creative, be upfront and do a little rebranding. We spoke with job coaches, recruiters and candidates who have been in your shoes to find out how best to fix six of the most common résumé flaws.