I’ve got to change my ways, dress for business every day

I regularly have to look at CVs for new doctors looking to work in the hospital. In many of them, the candidates point out that they are “proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint.”

Well done! That’s great! However, in this day and age, claiming in a CV that you can use Microsoft Office is equivalent to saying you can set a video recorder. There was a time when it was impressive, it’s not impressive anymore.

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