Should you attach a photo to your resume?

Good-looking men definitely should. Ladies: don’t do it.

Via Harvard Business Review:

CVs with pics of attractive men garnered more callbacks from employers than CVs with none — and nearly twice the callbacks of resumes showing plain-looking men. But for women, CVs with photos (whether of attractive or plain faces) yielded lower callback rates than those without. The researchers cite female jealousy of attractive women in the workplace.

Join 25K+ readers. Get a free weekly update via email here.

Related posts:

The secret to getting a job

Are beautiful people more intelligent?

What’s worse: losing your job or being afraid of losing your job?


Tags:
Posted In:
Post Details