Categories that Should Never be Included on a Resume
Do NOT ever include these items on your resume…
- Height, weight, age, date of birth, place of birth, marital status, number of children, sex, race, health, social security number (except on an International Resume/CV)
- Reasons for leaving previous job(s)
- Name of boss or supervisor
- Picture of yourself
- Salary information
- References (more on this issue later)
- The title “Resume”
- Religion, church affiliations, political affiliations
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