Stress Less – unorthodox resumes

Welcome to Stress Less, a segment devoted to supplying you with humorous, novel, and welcome distractions you can click through during your work breaks.

This week’s topic:  unorthodox resumes.

We’ve all seen our fair share of ridiculous resumes – you know the ones I’m talking about.  The kind that include entire sections on personal interests (yo-yo grandmasters, etc.) or tout professional achievements that simply make no sense.  (I once receive an application where the candidate claimed to have “exponentially increased sales from 7% to 14%”).

If ridiculous resumes give you a good laugh, click here to read the results from a CareerBuilder.com study that compiles the most outrageous resume mistakes seen by hiring managers across the U.S.

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