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How to Add Special Characters to Your LinkedIn Profile (and Why You Shouldn’t!)

LinkedIn breathed some life into its stale interface with a recent Facebook-esque redesign. While some users have taken this as a cue to flood your fe
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Getting Ghosted: Why You’re Not Hearing Back in Your Job Search

Jobscan recently polled some of its users about the worst part of the job search process. One of the most common answers, as Lisa W. put it, was "subm
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How to Spot an ATS

Savvy job seekers know that their first step to getting an interview is optimizing their resume for applicant tracking systems, or ATS. Hiring mana...
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Resume Guides for Specific Industries

So many people write a resume focused on their needs – not the needs of the employers. In other words, they focus on their previous work history and r
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Creative Resume Formats: What You Need to Know

After submitting resume after resume and hearing nothing back, you might be considering a daring new approach. Maybe it's time to ditch that trusty Mi...
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The Dos and Don’ts of Elaborating on Your Resume

Remember the Friends episode where Phoebe discovers Joey’s resume is riddled with skills like tap dancing, archery and horseback riding, none of which
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All About ATS

How to Spot an ATS

Savvy job seekers know that their first step to getting an interview is optimizing their resume for applicant tracking systems, or ATS. Hiring mana...
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Why Resume Keywords Matter

The accessibility of online job applications has bombarded hiring managers with more applicants than they can handle. That's why most companies have t
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The History of Applicant Tracking Systems

It’s hard to believe all the changes that have taken place in how people apply for jobs within the past 40 years. With the spur of the internet, appli
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LinkedIn for Job Seekers

How to Add Special Characters to Your LinkedIn Profile (and Why You Shouldn’t!)

LinkedIn breathed some life into its stale interface with a recent Facebook-esque redesign. While some users have taken this as a cue to flood your fe
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The Only Way Recruiters Will Find You on LinkedIn

Whether they’re actively job seeking, awaiting recruitment, or grooming their professional persona, LinkedIn is where serious professionals come toget...
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8 Tips To Create the Perfect LinkedIn Profile

Your professional history is the basis of your LinkedIn profile. You can create an overview of your past experience, job duties, projects, and volunte
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