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The Job Application Wall of Shame

Posted by Erin Borgerson on March 5, 2014

We've all seen those resumes come through that are jumbleded messes of spelling errors. But what about those one or two applications that you can't help but wonder if the person applying was actually serious? 

Thoughtcatalog.com put an article together of the most "cringe-worthy" resumes and job applications, and we couldn't help but together a SlideShare of our favorites. So job seekers - pay attention. And hiring managers, make sure to read over applications carefully!

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Erin is the Director of Marketing, Crisis Controller and Culture Ambassador (the last two titles she gave to herself) who joined the Hireology team in April of 2012. As a certified Inbound Marketer, Erin manages Hireology's marketing department, the Hireology Blog, and media relations. She is also a co-leader of the Chicago Hubspot User Group which brings together Hubspot users from around the Chicagoland area. Erin set off to Chicago after graduating from Western Michigan University. In her spare time she can be found shaking it in a Zumba class, reading a bestseller, or drinking a craft beer on her Wrigleyville porch.