These are all the words you should use on a resumé to make your normal skills look amazing.

These are all the words you should use on a resumé to make your normal skills look amazing.
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In a world where everyone has their resumé ready to go on a nifty customized thumb drive, one thing you can still do to stand out is use language that doesn't put prospective employees into a cliché-induced coma. Business News Daily created this extremely helpful cheat sheet for transforming your resumé or CV from a buzzword slumberland into a thrilling biographical adventure of action words. It includes ways to describe simple, necessary in-office skills you have in a way the employer can understand, verbs that won't bore readers, words you should leave off entirely, and even what fonts work best.

If you'd like to know more, Business News Daily also has an extended article about which fonts to use and why.

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