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What Are Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)?

Posted: October 3, 2016 at 9:00 am

You may never have heard the term Applicant Tracking System (ATS), but it’s something you need to know about, because when you apply for a job over the internet your resume is probably being read by an ATS. An ATS is a computer program that scans, reads and selects resumes of potential candidates before a… Read More »

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Guide to online resume builders

Posted: March 25, 2015 at 2:45 pm

Resume builders are fantastic online tools that break down the process of creating a resume into a series of simple steps. There are many different types of resume builders to choose from.

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The 5 Best Video Resumes that Prove Unconventional Resumes Can Help Land a Job

Posted: February 17, 2015 at 3:23 pm

Black and white paper resumes remain the norm in most hiring practices; however, they also have a nickname, “obituaries,” because they tend to show what an applicant did in the past in a very bland way. If a job post asks for one of these, be sure to submit one, but find a way to spice up your application by including a video resume as a separate file or a URL potential employers can click on. Here are five of the best examples to get you started.

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Free Resume Templates To Help Make Your Resume Stand Out

Posted: December 8, 2014 at 12:18 am

In any job search, the name of the game is to stand out from other candidates to get picked for an interview. One way to do this is with we well-designed resume that’s geared specifically for the career you want to go after. In order to grab the attention of the hiring managers and recruiters, your resume needs to scream, “I’m the best!” loud and clear.

Creating a resume that stands out doesn’t have to be complicated. Here are some examples of free resume templates that will help you accomplish this mission.

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