How do I say that I want to keep my application confidential?
You can type or stamp a statement like, “Please protect the confidentiality of this communication. Thank you.” Or “Confidentiality with regard to present employer is requested.” Place such statements at the top or bottom of both the resume and cover letter.
Can you hide your employment history?
Short answer: No, you don’t. But be prepared to explain why an old job isn’t listed on your resume if the prospective employer discovers it or asks about any employment gaps between the jobs you did list. You may need to include it in a job application, or it may show up in a background check.
What are some ways to ensure that your resume is correct before sending it to an employer?
Here are 10 steps to take before submitting a resume to an employer:Read the application instructions carefully. Tailor your resume to the specific job. Read the job description multiple times to know which skills to highlight. Explain what each company you have worked for does. Provide a list of technology skills.