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How to Write a LinkedIn Summary (About Section): Examples and Tips

Optimize your search terms and tell your career story to rise above the competition and inspire action from readers with your LinkedIn profile.

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Hacks for Streamlining Your Job Search

If you need a job immediately, you need advice that will work fast. That’s why we’re sharing ways to speed up your job search.

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Reasons Recruiters Are Not Calling You Back

Let’s be honest—rejection sucks. And it sucks, even more, when you don’t receive an explanation for that rejection. It can…

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Optimize Your Resume

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Hacks for Streamlining Your Job Search

Sometimes we can take our time with a job search. We’re happy with where we currently are but know we want to try something new or level up in our ca...
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The Freelancer Resume Writing Guide

If you’re a freelancer, like me, you know it has major benefits. Working from home, making your own hours, and choosing your own clients, to name a f...
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How to Make a TikTok Resume

Did you know that you could apply for your next job through a TikTok video? It’s true. TikTok has just launched its pilot program for TikTok Resumes,...
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LinkedIn for Job Seekers

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How to Write a LinkedIn Summary (About Section): Examples and Tips

The LinkedIn summary or “about” section is often under-utilized by LinkedIn users. Many leave it completely blank or type in a short tagline better s...
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Hacks for Streamlining Your Job Search

Sometimes we can take our time with a job search. We’re happy with where we currently are but know we want to try something new or level up in our ca...
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12 Impactful LinkedIn Headline Examples from Real People

Your LinkedIn headline is one of the most visible sections of your LinkedIn profile. Not only does it stretch across the top of your profile page, it...
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Applicant Tracking Systems

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8 Things You Need To Know About Applicant Tracking Systems

What do you know about applicant tracking systems? If you think the first obstacle to getting a job interview is a recruiter’s judgment, you’re no...
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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 Create an ATS Resume

Creating an ATS-friendly resume is a highly effective way to increase your interview chances and shift the job search odds more in your favor. In thi...
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Jobscan Stories

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Jobscan: How It Started, How It’s Going

Jobscan recently surpassed one million users. From a numbers standpoint, that’s really exciting! However, it means so much more than the numbers (and...
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Kelly Built a Network and Landed a Job in a New City using Jobscan’s LinkedIn Optimization

When Kelly, a long-time software engineer, moved from Denver, Colorado to Hilton Head, South Carolina, he didn't realize how valuable having a local ...
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Hired During the Pandemic: How a Real Jobscan User Landed a Job

“In the midst of the pandemic, I was actually hired for a position.” Veronica from Austin, Texas had been working for the same company for more th...
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Career Change

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Everything You Need to Know about LinkedIn Certifications

When it comes to certifications, it seems as if everyone has their own versions to offer. But how do you know which ones you should actually pursue? ...
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Navigating the Job Search After Leaving a Toxic Work Environment

It’s Mental Health Awareness Month! But what does that actually mean?  For many businesses, Mental Health Awareness Month introduces an op...
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How to Write a Career Change Resume

There are many reasons for career changes: the realization of a new passion, a need for more financial security or the feeling of being stuck in an u...
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Job Search Strategy

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Hacks for Streamlining Your Job Search

Sometimes we can take our time with a job search. We’re happy with where we currently are but know we want to try something new or level up in our ca...
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Reasons Recruiters Are Not Calling You Back

Let’s be honest—rejection sucks. And it sucks, even more, when you don’t receive an explanation for that rejection. It can all feel a bit...unfair. ...
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Job Search Experts to Follow on TikTok

Much to the distaste of Geriatric Millennials (please don’t hate us) and older, TikTok seems to be here to stay. The application originally soared in...
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Jobscan for Universities

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How to Write a College Student Resume: A Guide for Recent Grads

The objective of any resume is to demonstrate your skills, experience, and value to potential employers. This can be a challenge for college students
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2021 Career Services Advice For Recent Grads

The year 2020 changed, well, just about everything for recent grads—pretty drastically. Coronavirus invaded the world, causing millions to become ...
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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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