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How to Start a Cover Letter To Keep Recruiters Reading

Writing a good cover letter starts with the first word, so you need to know how to start a cover letter right...
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How to Follow Up on a Job Application: Recruiter Tips

After submitting your resume and cover letter, you might wonder what to do next: should you wait or reach out...
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The Top 10 Best Free Resume Builders of 2024

Is writing your resume giving you a headache? Use a resume builder and save valuable time! In this artic...
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Optimize Your Resume

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The Top 10 Best Free Resume Builders of 2024

Is writing your resume giving you a headache? Use a resume builder and save valuable time! In this artic...
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How to Write a Summary for a Resume with No Experience

Are you struggling to write your resume summary because you lack work experience? You're not alone. Whether y...
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What Does Relevant Experience Mean on Your Resume? (With Examples)

Did you know that 65 percent of recruiters and hiring managers prefer candidates with relevant work experienc...
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Applicant Tracking Systems

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What Is An ATS? 8 Things You Need to Know About Applicant Tracking Systems

You spend hours perfecting your resume, making sure it outlines your skills and experience in the best possib...
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iCIMS ATS: What Job Seekers Need to Know

iCIMS is one of the top applicant tracking systems (ATS) in the world. It is used by over 6,000 companies, in...
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Greenhouse ATS: What Job Seekers Need to Know

Since its launch in 2012, Greenhouse has grown to become a major player in the applicant tracking systems (AT...
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LinkedIn for Job Seekers

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How to Write a LinkedIn Headline (with 20+ Examples)

Writing your LinkedIn headline can be tricky. It's the first thing potential employers, clients, and connec...
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21 LinkedIn Summary Examples to Boost Your Profile

We get it—writing your LinkedIn summary can feel like a chore. Maybe you think your photo and headline are ...
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Easy Steps to Download LinkedIn Resume for Job Seekers

Did you know that you have the option to download your resume from LinkedIn? LinkedIn has made it quite simpl...
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Cover Letter

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How to Start a Cover Letter To Keep Recruiters Reading

Writing a good cover letter starts with the first word, so you need to know how to start a cover letter right...
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Do I Need a Cover Letter? Our Survey Results May Surprise You

Job hunting is difficult enough without seeing that dreaded sentence in a job description: applications witho...
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Write an ATS Cover Letter Recruiters Actually Read

What's an ATS cover letter? It's a cover letter that's been optimized for application tracking systems, or AT...
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Career Change

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How to Make a Career Change at 50

Did you know that more and more people are deciding to make a career change at 50? This reflects a growing aw...
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How to Write a Career Change Resume (Guide, Templates, & Examples)

Quitting your job and switching careers can be one of the most unsettling moments of your life. It is scary, ...
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How to Make a Career Change at 30 You’ll Actually Be Happy With

Changing careers at 30 can be very rewarding, especially if you’ve spent your twenties on an unhappy or unfoc...
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Career Growth

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70+ Best Career Podcasts to Listen to for Job Search and Career Growth Advice

This extensive article lists some of the best career podcasts that will help you find a new job, grow your ca...
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Pursuing your Career Goals

Where do you see yourself in five years? Ten years? What are your career goals? Most of us have some ...
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11 Risks of Working in An Unhealthy Work Environment

Far too many of us have worked in an unhealthy environment at one time or another. You may be wondering if yo...
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Job Interview

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Job Search Statistics: We Analyzed Nearly 1 Million Job Applications. Here’s What We Learned.

“If I could just get to the interview, I’ll be able to land the job.”  Many job seekers have this t...
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19 Job Interview Tips That Will Get You Hired In 2024

The job interview can be a nerve-wracking process, but if you prepare yourself, you’ll have a bette...
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How to Answer Common Interview Questions

Nailing the job interview for your dream opportunity demands you prepare common interview questions in advanc...
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Job Search

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How to Follow Up on a Job Application: Recruiter Tips

After submitting your resume and cover letter, you might wonder what to do next: should you wait or reach out...
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Recruiter Tips on Writing a Job Application Email

Most job applications are submitted online through company websites, job sites, or applicant tracking systems...
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Simplify your Job Search with a Job Search Spreadsheet [Template + Free Tool]

Every job seeker knows how overwhelming a job search can get, especially when you’re applying for different j...
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Customer Stories

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After 20 Years at a Company, a Laid-Off Project Manager Used Jobscan to Learn Key Job Search Strategies

This is part of our Customer Stories series, where we ask real job seekers about their experience using Jobsc...
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How 3 Real Jobscan Users Landed Their Dream Jobs

I run Jobscan's Live Chat desk, and after three years at Jobscan, I've heard a lot of job search stories dire...
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How a Veteran Went From 0 Responses to a 62% Response Rate

What are the chances of landing an interview for a former military pilot with 30 years of real-life leadershi...
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