Job Search Tip of the Week #24 (2017)
Caressa Moy | June 12, 2017 | 9:00 am
Top 5 Most Common Typographical & Grammatical Errors
Details Can Make the Difference on Your Résumé & Cover Letter
You could be everything a hiring manager is looking for, but if you neglect to review and revise your application materials before you submit them, you may be giving your potential employer a reason to take you out of their candidate pool.
Hiring managers base their initial impression of who you are and would be as an employee on your résumé and cover letter. Documents and other correspondence laden with typographical and grammatical errors suggest that you lack attention to detail and professionalism, which consequently increases the likelihood that you won’t be considered a viable candidate for the position. The following is a list of the five most common, non-content mistakes that we’ve come across on technical résumés and cover letters:
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