Most Outrageous Resume Mistakes and Cool Techniques that Worked

With millions of people looking for jobs today, how do you make sure your resume successfully captures the attention of employers and doesn’t end up in the Deleted Items folder?

CareerBuilder’s study of 2,298 hiring managers nationwide provides real-life examples of resumes that stood out for the right and wrong reasons, and explores common pitfalls to avoid.  The study was conducted online by Harris Interactive from May 14, 2012 to June 4, 2012.

When asked to share the most memorable and unusual applications that came across their desk, hiring managers gave the following examples:

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