Want A Job? Don't Claim Creativity

By: Jim Siedlecki Email
By: Jim Siedlecki Email

If you are refreshing your resume or filling out a job application there are a few words you'll want to avoid or replace.
The social networking website LinkedIn has released the top ten words that job seekers overuse.
Here are five of them: creative, organized, effective, motivated and innovative.
LinkedIn examined millions of profiles to find out which words professionals used the most in 2011.
"Creative" was overused in Australia, Canada, Germany, The Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and the United States.


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