Aug 16, 2018 - 09:21 AM
Candidates who have more than ten years of relevant work experience spread across several positions may have resumes that run slightly longer than early-career applicants. These jobseekers may want to limit their work history to their current or most recent positions and no more than two prior roles. Resume writers may also be able to shorten entries in this section by focusing on accomplishments rather than listing many daily responsibilities.
In general a resume that is not a curriculum vitae or CV with lists of academic or professional projects, publications, or research should be no more than two pages long. If your resume is longer than two pages, you may find our suggestions of five quick fixes to be useful when streamlining this document.