The 20 Worst and Best Words to Use in Resumes

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by guest writer, Tom Jager

If you are updating your credentials, follow these tips for the best and worst words to use in resumes. 

A well-written and rich resume is still a very important tool for getting a good job. However,  in order for it to make a difference, it should have no weak, passive words, clichés, or tired phrases. Resume writing trends change very quickly, and words that were incredibly popular a year ago may be an immediate ground for denial today. 

For example, many job seekers used words like

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