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The best (and worst!) words to use on your resume

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The professional networking site LinkedIn comprised a list of the best and worst words to use on your resume.

The following phrases are said to be a "turn-off" for employers because they're overused:

  • Proven track record
  • Fast paced
  • Due diligence
  • Cutting edge
  • Results oriented

The following action words are "turn-ons" for employers because they indicate accomplishment and achievement:

  • Arranged
  • Improved
  • Trained
  • Generated
  • Created
  • Presented
  • Supported

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