|Should My Resume Be One
Page or Two or Three?
resume books and experts say one and some say two
so this can be confusing for some job seekers.
important to remember that each person's
situation is different - what makes sense for
another person may not make sense for you.
long resume may contain too much information that
isn't of great importance and all the extra info
may make it hard to pick out the really important
stuff from the rest so generally recruiters like
concise resumes. But by trying to make your
resume fit one page you could end up leaving out
a lot of good material (in fact some people with a
lot of experience or a lot of project work can
sometimes actually use a three page resume!).
it is a balance that you are looking for. Have a
someone read and critique your resume before you
send it and tell you if it has too much
information of lesser importance or lacks enough
info to sell you to the employer. If you decide
to make your resume a bit longer then make sure
you do something to highlight the especially
important parts so that this info stands out from