Your Resume Should Illustrate Your Trajectory

2016, Jan 12    

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When a hiring manager reviews your application, he’ll want to see a positive and compelling career progression that fits with the role you’re applying for. If your last job was as a junior front-end developer, and now you’re applying for a back-end role, think about why this move makes sense and how employers might interpret it. Does it seem like you’re trying to build full-stack experience? Or does it seem like you’re desperately applying for any and all jobs you can find?