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James Hu

Advice from Jobscan’s CEO: What I Learned from the Last Recession

This is an unprecedented time. I won't go into details about the virus, social distancing, or toilet paper madness, but about how this economic impac...
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To Whom it May Concern? How to Address a Cover Letter

In our modern age of personalization, To Whom It May Concern is both an antiquated and detached way to address a cover letter. It may also imply that
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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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Optimize Your Resume

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A Veteran Got 0 Responses from 300 Jobs. With Jobscan, He Got 5 out of 8

Before Jobscan300 applications0 responses 🚫With Jobscan8 applications5 responses ⚡️ “Suddenly I realized, it’s all about the AI.”Rusty from Denver...
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Is a One Page Resume Right for You?

For many entry-level job seekers, a one page resume is easy to create. But for those who have extensive work experience, keeping a resume to just one...
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Resume Words: Keywords, Adjectives, Skills, and Power Verbs

Great resumes employ both active, storytelling language and key terms that align with the job posting. We’ve written several blog posts and compiled ...
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LinkedIn for Job Seekers

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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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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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Job Search Strategy

James Hu

Advice from Jobscan’s CEO: What I Learned from the Last Recession

This is an unprecedented time. I won't go into details about the virus, social distancing, or toilet paper madness, but about how this economic impac...
Read More
how to address a cover letter

To Whom it May Concern? How to Address a Cover Letter

In our modern age of personalization, To Whom It May Concern is both an antiquated and detached way to address a cover letter. It may also imply that
Read More
how to write a college student resume

How to Write a College 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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Applicant Tracking Systems

Fortune 500 ATS market share 2019

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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3 Things Job Seekers Should Know about Lever ATS

Virtually all large employers utilize an applicant tracking system (ATS) to manage their simultaneous job openings and high volumes of appl...
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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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Jobscan for Universities

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How to Write a College 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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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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