3 Ways Your Resume Makes You Look Old
There’s no doubt that we live in a culture obsessed with youth. That doesn’t mean you’re over the hill at 40. Many people are active and working in their 50’s, 60’s and beyond–if you’re Betty White well beyond–but most of us don’t want to brag about it. The fact is that age discrimination is alive and well. Related: Resumes For Job Seekers Over 50 One of the keys to staying attractive to potential employers is to not look or act out-of-date - in person or on paper. This doesn’t that you shouldn’t post a photo on your LinkedIn profile. Profiles without pictures only make recruiters, and potential employers, wonder what you may be hiding. And the truth is they are going to meet you during the interview process. So there’s no reason to hide. Still, there are many ways you can date yourself without realizing it. Here are three ways your resume can make you look old.