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Secrets of Power Salary Negotiating by Roger Dawson

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Chapter 1 Il_9781564148605_001_0016_001Preparing the Resume

Things to Exclude From Your Resume

If you haven’t applied for a job for a long while, you may not be aware that anything that could be considered discriminatory is a no-no in today’s politically correct world. Employers are not allowed to ask your age, sex, marital status, religion, height, weight, or whether you smoke, and you’re not to offer that information. The person who reviews your resume will immediately exclude you if you do. For one thing it shows that you’re hopelessly out of touch, and for another it smells of an attorney trolling for a discrimination lawsuit.

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