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Rating Skills on a Resume: The Template Trend You Should Avoid

Is rating the skills on your resume a good practice? Not really. In this article, we're talking about the two main reasons you should avoid this resum...
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39 Resume Accomplishments Examples to Demonstrate Your Value

Resume accomplishments are work achievements that are both measurable and unique to a job seeker's experience. These accomplishments on a resume are d...
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What Not to Include on a Resume: 8 Things to Avoid

We've recently covered what to put on a resume, and in this article we're talking about what not to put on your resume. Resume writing is a study in
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Optimize Your Resume

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Jobscan vs. Resunate: The Similarities and Differences

Jobscan and Resunate both score a resume against a job description and have resume optimization features, but that's where the similarities end. Here...
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rating skills on resume

Rating Skills on a Resume: The Template Trend You Should Avoid

Is rating the skills on your resume a good practice? Not really. In this article, we're talking about the two main reasons you should avoid this resum...
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39 Resume Accomplishments Examples to Demonstrate Your Value

Resume accomplishments are work achievements that are both measurable and unique to a job seeker's experience. These accomplishments on a resume are d...
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LinkedIn for Job Seekers

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How to Manage Your LinkedIn Saved Jobs

When searching for jobs on LinkedIn, you may want to save positions of interest to come back to later. LinkedIn conveniently provides a "save" button...
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The LinkedIn Featured Section: How to Feature Content on Your LinkedIn Profile

Every now and then, LinkedIn introduces a new element that can be leveraged to make your profile even more appealing to colleagues and recruiters. Mo...
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Top Job Search Experts to Follow on LinkedIn for 2020

Each year we put together our Top Experts list to help job seekers tap into the wealth of knowledge available on LinkedIn. Featured here are the gene...
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Applicant Tracking Systems

An Inside Look at iCIMS ATS Job Applications

iCIMS is a top applicant tracking system used by over 4000 companies. While it supports companies of all sizes, locations and industries, its target ...
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Here’s What Job Seekers Should Know About Recruiterbox ATS

Companies of all sizes have used applicant tracking systems (ATS) to manage their job postings and applicants since the 1990s. Since then, many new c...
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99% of Fortune 500 Companies use Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)

Applicant tracking systems (ATS) are software used by companies to assist with human resources, recruitment, and hiring needs. There are hundreds...
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Jobscan Stories

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This Veteran Got His Dream Job At NASA After Using Jobscan For Two Weeks

Ever wonder what your younger self would think of you today? Well, John Graham's younger self is doing cartwheels, because he's working for NASA. ...
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After 20 Years at One Company, Jobscan Taught an IT Pro How to Job Search Again

In 2018, Stefan from Denver got laid off by his employer of 20 years. Not having conducted a job search in more than two decades, he had no idea how ...
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How a Job Seeker Used Jobscan to Find Herself…and a Job in 30 Days

When Amy from Denver was laid off from her job in telecommunications two years ago, she decided it was time for her to make a change. Always interest...
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Career Change

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Career Change Ideas for Hospitality Professionals

Whether you work at restaurants or hotels, casinos or concerts, the hospitality life is always an interesting one. But maybe you've decided to shift ...
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14 Well-Matched Jobs for Former Teachers

Teaching is a rewarding career and perhaps one of the most important jobs in society. Teachers often work under immense pressure and develop fine tun...
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Transitioning Careers at 40? Tips for Your Mid-Life Career Change

We've talked about changing careers at 30 and changing careers at 50, so it seems natural to address the decade in between. Making a career change in...
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Job Search Strategy

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How to End a Cover Letter with a Call to Action

Writing a cover letter can feel like a struggle between simply checking all the boxes on your job application and using the opportunity to show what ...
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Job Search Lessons from the Great Recession

We've unexpectedly come upon a recession—or a potential recession. The longterm impacts of the COVID-19 crisis are not yet clear. It can be diffi...
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COVID-19 Job Statistics

COVID-19 Job Market Statistics

The job market and workplace are changing rapidly as the COVID-19 crisis forces more companies to operate remotely and layoff employees. Hiring has s...
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Jobscan for Universities

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Timely Career Advice for Graduates—Straight from the Experts

Graduating college during a pandemic is certainly a unique experience and one that’s causing anxiety for many grads. How will I find a job? Are there...
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Why This Career Success Coach Uses Jobscan With Every Student

For the College of Engineering at The University of Texas at Tyler, Jobscan has become a core resource. ”It’s the greatest tool that I have seen when...
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Jobscan for Universities Featured Partners

The Jobscan for Universities Featured Partners series showcases cool initiatives that our Career Services partners are up to. Here you'll find storie...
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