The amazing folks over at hiringlibrarians.com have put together this amazing study based on employer surveys across the country. The survey consisted of somewhat-basic–yet critical questions that all job-seekers can use to ensure that they put their best foot forward. THANK YOU GUYS!
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Thanks for your patience! Here are the fun-with-Excel stats and graphs from our first 52 responses from Academic libraries.
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|As many as it takes, but shorter is better||12||23.08%|
|Two is ok, but no more||17||32.69%|
|As many as it takes, but keep it short and sweet||29||55.8%|
|As many as it takes, I want to look at every accomplishment||8||15.4%|
|Two is ok, but no more||6||11.5%|
|No preference, as long as I can open it||34||65.4%|
|I don’t care||18||34.6%|
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