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How to Close and Delete Your LinkedIn Account

Need to delete your LinkedIn account? We’ve compiled a quick guide and detailed step-by-step rundown to simplify the process, plus how to backup your...
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How to Use Twitter in Your Job Search

Using Twitter in your job search is probably not something you've considered before. LinkedIn, and even Facebook, which both have more obvious job se...
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How 3 Real Jobscan Users Landed Their Dream Jobs

It's like a search engine for writing resumes. This tool is how I got my job.Jobscan User #3 I run Jobscan's Live Chat desk, and after three years...
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Optimize Your Resume

How Far Back Should a Resume Go?

When it comes to writing a resume, many struggle with deciding how far back to go, what to include, and what not to include as part of your career hi...
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You Don’t Need Numbers to Show Accomplishments on Your Resume

If you’ve recently updated your resume, you’ve probably become frustrated with trying to incorporate quantifiable accomplishments. Quantifiable ac...
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56 Resume Tips to Transform Your Job Search

Creating a resume for your job search should be easy. Download a template, write up your work and education history, then fire it off to eager potenti
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LinkedIn for Job Seekers

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How to Close and Delete Your LinkedIn Account

Need to delete your LinkedIn account? We’ve compiled a quick guide and detailed step-by-step rundown to simplify the process, plus how to backup your...
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Top 15 Job Search Experts to Follow on LinkedIn for 2019

LinkedIn should be a vital part of your job search. You can build your professional network, apply for jobs posted on LinkedIn, or craft a profile tha
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How to Download a Resume from LinkedIn

Did you know LinkedIn offers users the ability to download a resume version of their LinkedIn profile? Did you know it’s actually a decent resume? H
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Job Search Strategy

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How to Use Twitter in Your Job Search

Using Twitter in your job search is probably not something you've considered before. LinkedIn, and even Facebook, which both have more obvious job se...
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jobscan users

How 3 Real Jobscan Users Landed Their Dream Jobs

It's like a search engine for writing resumes. This tool is how I got my job.Jobscan User #3 I run Jobscan's Live Chat desk, and after three years...
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How to Negotiate Salary

For most people, talking about money is, well, just plain awkward. Whether it's among friends, family, or coworkers, most of us would rather the topi...
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Applicant Tracking Systems

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What Happens to Resume Tables and Columns in an ATS? See For Yourself

Your resume undergoes a transformation once uploaded to an applicant tracking system (ATS) as part of your online job application. The ATS converts y...
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ATS formatting mistakes for your resume

Don’t Make These ATS Formatting Mistakes

To understand why resume formatting matters to applicant tracking systems, you first need to understand how resumes move through ATS. Here’s how ...
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How to make an ATS Resume

How to Create an ATS Resume

Rejection is part of the job search. Not every resume and job application is going to result in an interview or job offer. However, there are proven w...
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Jobscan for Universities

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3 Ways To “Break Through The Career Center Walls”

Takeaways from the Career Leadership Collective Spring Forum Jobscan attended its first event with the Career Leadership Collective as a sponsor l...
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Jobscan Case Study: Baylor University Hankamer School of Business uses Jobscan in their career services center

Jobscan Case Study: Baylor University Hankamer School of Business

Using Jobscan to bridge the gap between the career and curriculum 81% employed or grad school 90 days after graduation at the undergraduate level9...
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The Complete Guide to an Effective College Student Resume

Whether you’re still working toward your degree and just need to pay the bills, or you’re embarking on your first post-graduation job search, you’ll n...
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Executive Job Search

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How to Land Your First Executive Job

They're common scenarios: Michelle has served in a management or director role and wants to move up in her company. John maintains several career goa...
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How to find a headhunter. And what is a headhunter anyway?

How to Find a Headhunter (and Other Executive Recruiting Myths)

Do headhunters still exist? That depends on which headhunter, executive recruiter, or HR professional you talk to. “Headhunter” is out-of-date slan...
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3 ways the executive job search is changing via Noelle Gross

Noelle Gross: 3 Ways the Executive Job Search is Changing

After spending years ascending the corporate ladder and building your professional reputation, the last thing you expect to find at the top is a diffi...
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