What are the best words to avoid on a resume? Responsible, strategic, and creative.
It's not that potential employers aren't looking for people who are responsible, strategic, and creative, it's that these words are said to be painfully overused. This information comes from LinkedIn's fourth-annual most overused words list, which was released on Wednesday.
The professional social network comes up with its word lists by sorting through its nearly 260 million member profiles worldwide and tallying up what words people use most to describe themselves.
Besides responsible, strategic, and creative, the other top-10 most overused words … Read more