Effective job search starts with modern tools Are you conducting an effective job search? When we go on tour, we often receive raised eyebrows when we give job search and career advice. It makes sense because our advice usually goes against conventional practices. We are used to the skepticism and understand why candidates have doubts. … Continue reading Did you slow down your job search in December? Economy adds jobs in December.
Great resume In the last few weeks, we shared with you what recruiters look for in a qualified resume. We also shared the top 3 resume mistakes that will send your resume to the recycle bin. This week we continue the series and explain how a great resume will trigger a phone call or interview. The … Continue reading How great resumes trigger interviews and phone calls
She isn't letting the holidays stop her December is the month where we hear a consistent theme from job seekers. During the holidays, we hear of plans to take a break from two activities that require absolute discipline: diets and the job search. We won't give you advice on your diet, but our advice on … Continue reading December job search, what recruiters really think about hiring.
Typos, Inconsistencies and Irrelevant Information Are you submitting a qualified resume? Last week, we blogged about the top three resume mistakes that result in your application being declined. This week we discuss what triggers a hiring manager to set up an interview after reading your resume. To review, the 3 mistakes discussed: Typos Inconsistencies in formatting Resumes with … Continue reading How to create a qualified resume and trigger interviews
Who gets called and who gets declined The difference between candidates that land a job interview and those that do not land interviews will boil down to just a few resume mistakes. These are resume mistakes that the candidate usually has no idea they are making and easily fixable with the right technology. Career Tracker.co … Continue reading Top 3 resume mistakes which decline candidates