(Black Enterprise) — Like most industries, trends and standards in resume writing have changed over time. What worked for a resume in the ’90s certainly doesn’t apply in 2011. Unfortunately, many professionals still use the same format and style that they did many years ago. In order to remain relevant in today’s tough job market, it’s important that your resume isn’t filled with industry-old traditions. Use this checklist to ensure that both you and your resume appear current and competitive to your next potential employer.