OK, so you don’t have to be strictly a certified nursing assistant to make use of the following résumé tips. You can be a recent graduate of the Allen School with a newly minted certification in medical billing and coding, medical office assistant or CNA and this info will be equally pertinent to you.
The good folks over at the US News & World Report published a list of 6 résumé red flags you can easily avoid. Abridged list below, but you can read the details in the original article here. 6 things to avoid including in your curriculum vitae (CV):
- Generic résumé
- Résumé appearance malfunction
- Bad grammar/spelling
- Résumé timeline gaps
- Résumé evasiveness
- Key phrase banalities
Getting a job as a CNA, medical office assistant or medical billing and coding professional is easier when you have solid training provided by the Allen School. But writing your CV is a difficult task full of pitfalls. So read the article and make sure you put your best foot forward.