According to a new survey by CareerBuilder, 68% of hiring managers spend less than two minutes reviewing each résumé, and 17% spend less than 30 seconds.
Because of this, using keywords is more important than you might realize.
Here are the top ten words and phrases you should use:
- Achieved -- 52% of hiring managers said they like to see it on a résumé
The ten words and phrases you should not use on a résumé:
- Best of breed
- Think outside the box
- Go-to guy
- Thought leadership
- Value add
- Team player
- Bottom line