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Tuesday, October 11, 2005

The Right Words Can Make All The Difference

Words are powerful - and the powerful words can help move you in the right direction.

When it comes to filling out job applications or applying to colleges or universities, there are two rules that are generally observed:

  1. Highlight your strengths
  2. Brush over those weaknesses

The top 10 words found to "stand out the most on application forms" include:

  1. Achievement
  2. Active
  3. Developed
  4. Evidence
  5. Experience
  6. Impact
  7. Individual
  8. Involved
  9. Planning
  10. Transferable skills

Want some key words to include on your resume? Check it out here.

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