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Outlandish Resume Mistakes


 Candidate's cover letter contained "LOL.''


Candidate highlighted the fact that he was "Homecoming Prom Prince" in 1984.


 Candidate's cover letter talked about her family being in the mob


  Candidate's resume was decorated with pink rabbits.



Candidate specified that her resume was set up to be sung to the tune of "The Brady Bunch."


 Candidate claimed to be able to speak "Antartican" when applying for a job to work in Antarctica.



Candidate applying for an accounting job said he was "deetail-oriented" and spelled the company's name incorrectly.



Candidate applying for a management job listed "gator hunting" as a skill.



Candidate called himself a genius and invited the hiring manager to interview him at his apartment.



Candidate's resume had a photo of the applicant reclining in a hammock under the headline "Hi, I'm _____ and I'm looking for a job."



Candidate listed "to make dough" as the objective on the resume.


Candidate's resume included phishing as a hobby.




By Jacquelyn Smith

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Career Advice: Outlandish Resume Mistakes
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