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Are You Keeping It Real? Part 2

Does coaching your daughter’s soccer team count as management experience? If you’ve added clip art to PowerPoint presentations, are you a graphics artist? If you have written online restaurant reviews, does that make you a legitimate restaurant critic?

You might be surprised what pops up on résumés these days. Many job-seekers have been instructed to make past accomplishments seem substantial. But you can easily cross a line between real and exaggerated.

Read more about how to handle the truth in my AOL article:

Keeping It Real When Looking for a New Job

 

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April 19, 2010 - Posted by | AOL article, Interviewing 101, Resume Writing

2 Comments »

  1. […] Related post:  Are You Keeping It Real? Part 2 […]

    Pingback by Are You Keeping It Real? « Jeff Lipschultz’s Blog | April 19, 2010 | Reply

  2. Can’t be further then the truth, people these days are very good BS detectors. Can’t mess with them…

    Comment by jobs | September 21, 2010 | Reply


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