If you have attended one of our workshops or seen a class presentation, you may have heard someone say "If you ask 10 people for an opinion on your resume, you're going to receive 12 different answers."  It's true that there aren't many hard and fast resume rules, other than it needs to be 100% free from errors.  Therefore, different aspects of the resume are bound to be wrapped in controversy.  For example, should you have an objective?  Some recruiters say "yes" and others say "no."  Check out this interesting article for a summary of the various opinions that are out there, and stop by Career Services for more information.

 

http://www.businessinsider.com/controversial-resume-rules-even-recruiters-cant-agree-on-2013-11