EditorialsBy Matt Bud, Chairman, The FENG

A sharp pencil

From our daily member newsletter on February 27, 2019

When it comes to writing, there is no more powerful tool than a sharp pencil. I long ago declared war on unnecessary words. Why? Because they are unnecessary. The normal space allotment for a resume is two pages. Okay, if you have to go to three I might be able to live with it, but generally two is the limit. If you make it three, make it three full pages, not 2 ½. It is not much space to describe the accomplishments of a lifetime, but you are making a mistake if you think it is necessary to describe each and every thing you have ever done. If you are as old as the hills like most of us, there [ Read more… ]