Resume Tips: Toss these Resume Filler Words -- Infographic

Posted September 20, 2013

Hot dogs and resumes have at least one thing in common: the good ones don't have fillers.

So when it comes to hot dogs, read labels and choose wisely! Luckily you have control over what gets put into your resume -- be sure to use only the highest quality ingredients. That means cutting out the fillers that add bulk to your resume, but not very much substance.

To get you started, we created this handy list of common resume fillers. (Thanks for the inspiration, Grammarly!) After you've deleted these tired, overused phrases, check out 20 Resume Power Words that are more substantial and eye-catching to include in your resume!

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Toss These Resume Filler Words

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