Hello Everyone,I have a student that after repeated resume reviews has chosen to leave a couple of statements on her Professional Resume that I am afraid might hurt her chances for interviews. We have discussed the potential consequences.The statements are under Leadership and end with "bringing others closer to God" I am not sure what to do, but I have advised her to be more generic and try to refer too much to religious affiliation. Any ideas, or should I let nature take its course?
I tell our students do not refer to any "bar" talk on the resume. I then explain to them that with bar talk, I'm talking about items that tend to cause conflict when people have had a few too many and start with their stances on politics, religion, race, orientation, etc. I said it is their prerogative to include those items on their resume, but my advice is to not give anyone a reason to not at least give you an interview and if someone has a totally different view than you it could harm those chances.
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