Sell The Gap On Your Resume

how to sell employment gaps on your resume
how to sell employment gaps on your resume

By Elinor Stutz

A common question from job seekers these days is, "How do I explain being out of work for a year or longer?" This is where a few sales techniques may successfully be applied.

The first is to approach the problem from a positive standpoint and leave fear behind. Whenever you meet with clients or hiring managers, speak with confidence.