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daveq
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We're hiring contract developers at my office. Just leafing though someone's CV before an interview and noticed it was 10 pages long! That's been a record so far but to be honest so many have been 4-6 pages long. What happened to keeping things succinct and relevant!?

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    @daveq
    Listing all the JS-Frameworks you used needs some space.
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    I think i nailed a short and informative cv

    https://razorsh4rk.github.io
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    @ganjaman that is fantastic!
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    @Hubot-0x58 I get that people may have many past jobs but let's be honest when looking for a C# developer in 2019 I don't need to know about your first job in 1994 writing smalltalk or Fortran... Just the company name, title and time there would do and even then I'd say I don't really care just say full job history available upon request
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    @Hubot-0x58 barely would have got a working computer in that time most places I've been 😆
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    @Hubot-0x58 not a company hopper, just figuring out what i like
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    I feel a bit envy because my CV only have 2 pages of working summary
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    @ganjaman c'mon, I was expecting YAML, utterly disappointed.
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    @ajit555 why would i ever do that
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