LinkedIn just released its annual list of the most overused words and it seems that users call themselves "responsible" more than ever before. Other repeat offenders include "strategic," "effective," "creative," and "expert." You may be tempted to drop in these clicky phrases left and right when you're beefing up your profile, but you won't be distinguishing yourself from the crowd. It's time to rethink your summary and truly put that creativity to work.
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