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Jargon doesn’t have to be a turn-off

Want to get ahead in today’s job market? Well most of us do, but what we don’t realise is that all too often we are harming our own chances.

According to research carried out on over 2,000 hiring managers, one of their main reasons for not short-listing applicants was the unwanted and unnecessary use of jargon in the CV or application.

Since approximately 68% of the hiring managers spend less than 2 minutes reading through a CV, it is vital that you make every word count. See below for the top “Jargon No-Nos” and the top “Yeses”.

CV Jargon

CV Jargon