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Let's pretend this job never happened...

Do I have to disclose a job that I only worked at for one day on employment applications? [more inside]
posted by cosmicbeast on Sep 25, 2013 - 23 answers

Online Job Application Hates Corporate Reality

Online application quandary - how do I accurately reflect multiple positions at one company with arbitrary parameters? [more inside]
posted by batmonkey on Oct 12, 2011 - 5 answers

How far back does my résumé need to go?

The first few years of my work history aren't really related to my current career path. Can I leave them off my résumé? [more inside]
posted by Metroid Baby on Jul 14, 2011 - 15 answers

It's not BP

For two years, I worked for an organization that now has a bad reputation. Should I include it on my resume? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 9, 2010 - 16 answers

How much work history to include?

I'm putting together my resume. How far back do I need to go when writing the employment history? Google does not seem to have any answers for someone in my specific situation. [more inside]
posted by corey flood on Aug 4, 2008 - 9 answers

My dire background!

I'm applying for jobs that require a local law enforcement background check, and I suspect that it's turning up information that's [really] detrimental to being hired! What kind of information could they be finding? How could I find out what's on my background check? Finally, is there any way to delicately address these issues in job applications/cover letters without digging myself into a hole? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 18, 2007 - 18 answers

Resume for a temp worker

For the past several years, comprising the bulk of my relevant work experience, I've worked through temp agencies almost exclusively. Now suddenly I need an up-to-date resume. How? [more inside]
posted by squidlarkin on Mar 7, 2005 - 6 answers

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