Verbs With Verve May Get You Hired

Trying to impress that potential employer with your creative prowess? You might want to double-check your resume and gauge its rating on the snooze-o-meter. Action verbs and
colorful phrases will definitely make your pitch stand out in a pile of duds, says Laurie Mitchell, an executive recruiter in Cleveland. "The best bullet point I've ever seen in a
resume read as follows: 'Herded a group of senior male executives into consensus.' The phrase conveyed exactly what she'd pulled off."