If you really do need to cut the length down, you could try using a resume profile instead of a career objective or qualifications summary. Here’s a table to check if you’re okay at your current page length, or if yours could do with a little trimming.
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Here are some easy ways to make recruiters flip past your resume, or reject it outright:
8 – A. Your next employer only cares about current technical skills. If you have expert-level skills you can include “Advanced Excel ” or “Oracle Financial Module Power User.” IT skills typically go to the bottom of the resume. If you are an IT executive, you will be hired because of your management skills, not your IT knowledge.