Are Objectives objectionable? and other great resume debates

  THE GREAT DEBATES: Answers to long standing and much discussed questions about resumes over three weeks of posts. 1. One page only, or is two-pager okay? (first week) 2. Chronological vs. Functional formats (last week) 3. Do I need an Objective Statement, or not? (THIS WEEK!)   This you know the answer?   Let me preface this by saying that resumes writers and employers alike have varying opinions and preferences on all three of these questions.  There aren’t really any completely right or wrong answers, just different perspectives.  Here are mine:   1. Do I Need an Objective Statement? Read More