Should I List Hobbies, Interests, and/or Sports?
How to handle sports, hobbies, and interests on your resume…
- For college students/recent grads… Sports, absolutely if you are a student-athlete. You can exploit many transferable skills (teamwork, leadership, competitive drive) with sports. Many on-campus recruiters specifically ask to interview athletes.
- Generally, don’t list hobbies or interests unless they are extremely relevant to the position you seek.
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