Job listings by recruiters and hiring managers often draw in a sea of resume submissions due to how easily accessible the listings are digitally. Because of this, you may wonder when submitting your resume whether its going to stand out among the others or slip under the radar. The solution to this? Give yourself a competitive edge with a high-quality resume! Here are some tips on how to optimize the effectiveness of your resume:
Living in such a digital age, we utilize technology in many facets of our day-to-day lives, and searching for a job is no exception. From websites and apps to other digital features that can be found right in the palm of your hand, there is a plethora of virtual tools at your exposure that are becoming more mainstream by the day and can certainly aide you in your job hunt. Some digital tools that you could (and should) be using to help you search for potential jobs are:
Regardless of how well-qualified you are for a job, if your resume doesnt include keywords tied to the industry and position youre seeking, it may not get a second look.
Not sure how to begin when it comes to formatting your resume? Take a look at our sample.
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