One study shows that, if you're exaggerating your skills to get a job, you're not alone.
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If you're ready to ring in a more successful career in 2017, take a minute to make sure you're not about to make a mistake, or continue a pattern, that could hold you back.
If you're figuring out whether to talk up your viewing of a Sunday afternoon movie into "world cinema enthusiast" on your CV, don't bother.
LinkedIn has released its list of most overused buzzwords - and 'motivated' came in at the top. Experts weigh in on avoiding the cliches.
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People who lie on their resumes appear to be motivated by jealousy for other people who have landed jobs when they haven't, according to experts.
Where you have worked can be important when you are back on the job hunt.
You’re applying for jobs in financial services and you’re trying to assemble the perfect resume.
It's time to give your CV an overhaul that will make you more competitive, and take advantage of technology to ensure you stand out from the crowd (in good ways, not bad).