Posts Tagged ‘resume blunders’

Security Risk: More Than You Bargain For — Resumes

  For recruiters and HR managers, online resumes could pose a cyber security risk. Job boards are a common way of posting a job opportunity. Hopeful applicants respond by uploading a resume, and oftentimes, a cover letter. In 2015, several companies were digitally attacked through malware carried by decoy resume documents.  A couple of examples…

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Straddling the Ever-Widening Skills Gap

Do mistakes on resumes and cover letters really matter? I am unashamed to admit it; I am a grammar freak. Maybe it can be blamed upon genetics (my mother used to diagram complex sentences for fun) or upon my authoritarian yet somehow endearing English professor, Mrs. Stolpe (may she rest in peace). I am also,…

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