Video: Words you should leave off your resume

Here are some words that can become meaningless when used in the context of a resume.

Some words are perfectly fine when used in daily conversation. But there are some that, when used in a resume or cover letter, become completely useless. Take a look at the words your resume could do without.

Word to leave off your resume Some words, though helpful in day-to-day communications, are completely meaningless when used in your resume. Find out what those words are.

By Toni Bowers

Toni Bowers is the former Managing Editor of TechRepublic and is the award-winning blogger of the Career Management blog. She has edited newsletters, books, and web sites pertaining to software, IT career, and IT management issues.