- We only list our achievements on our CVs. We include what we want to make sure others perceive us the way we want. We don't mention our failures. We don't list how many times we applied for jobs and we didn't get them. We don't include the awards we applied for and we didn't get. We don't include the grants we applied for and didn’t get funding for. We don't mention the papers we submitted and were rejected...
Professor Johannes Haushofer from Princeton University published his
CV of failures to encourage people to face their disappointments.
- "The stories behind a CV".