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Can Unrelated Jobs Really Hurt Your Resume?

Can Unrelated Jobs Really Hurt Your Resume?

Christina Macres

What You Should NOT Include:

1. Every Company, Sport, Project, or Club You’ve Ever Participated In

Hiring managers can spot fluff from a mile away. So while it’s more than okay to include jobs and extracurricular activities on your resume, you must (must!) keep it relevant to the position you’re applying for.

Your goal as a job seeker should be to make your resume as concise as possible, while still sufficiently summarizing your skills and experience.

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