Topic: resume mistakes

5 Lessons We Can Learn From The Hilarious Nicolas Cage Resume Mix-Up

5 Lessons We Can Learn From The Hilarious Nicolas Cage Resume Mix-Up

You’ve found yourself a great job and you’re psyched to apply for it. You’ve sent off an email with all of your information only to discover you’ve made a huge mistake. Unfortunately, this has probably happened to most job seekers at one time or another. However, most job seekers don’t attach a hilariously terrifying picture of actor Nicolas Cage instead of their qualifications.

However, this is the very thing that happened to 20-year-old Vanessa Hodja last month. The student at York University in Toronto was applying for a summer position, but didn’t quite include all her qualifications. Instead, Hodja accidentally attached a picture of National Treasure actor Nicolas Cage looking crazy in place of her resume. Instead of silently weeping onto her computer, Hodja took to her tumblr blog and posted about her mistake. More »