En español | Q. In today's tough job market, how can a downsized boomer make a résumé that stands out from the pack?
A. Don't use common buzzwords such as "innovative," "team player" and "results-oriented." These and others are so overused that they're now seen as clichés and "have lost their impact altogether," says Krista Canfield of LinkedIn, a networking website for professionals that recently analyzed millions of member profiles and compiled a list of the 40 most commonly used phrases on member profiles.