Career Tip: “Red Flags” in the Job Search Why job seekers are disqualified in the job search:

1. Inattention to details and sloppy grammar in cover letters & resumes 2. Questionable or offensive auto-replies, nicknames, Facebook accounts & telephone messages 3. Factual discrepancies between your resume and cover letter 4. Not strategically relating applicant’s background to the job – not understanding the job 5. Dressing inappropriately 6. Interrupting the interviewer