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New Grads: Build Your Best Resume and Nail the Interview

on Dec 22, 2020 9:45:00 AM By | Brianne Tomko | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Interviews Graduate Resume
It can be daunting for new graduates to enter the workforce. Here are some tips for building your best resume and nailing your interviews!
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How Far Would You Go To Get a Job?

on Jan 23, 2020 9:30:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers hiring Job Search Portfolio Resume Cover Letter
What's the craziest thing you've done when trying to get a job? There are some, ahem, interesting gimmicks and tricks reported in SimplyHired's recent survey. The blog asked over 500 hiring managers and over 500 job seekers to see whether these crazy tactics actually worked. The results are pretty surprising!
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How NOT To Write a Cover Letter

on Jul 5, 2019 10:44:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Job Search Resume Cover Letter
A recent poll says 90% of executive level hiring managers find cover letters important for evaluating candidates. Another survey shows 40% of HR managers believe that a good cover letter would help an applicant stand out. Even if a cover letter isn't required, you should always include one with your resume unless specifically asked not to. Here are some "don'ts" to watch out for when drafting your letter.
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Build a Tailored Resume in 8 Steps

on Jun 6, 2019 2:56:55 PM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Recruitment Job Search Resume
A recent study shows that recruiters spend just over three minutes reading a candidate’s resume. On average, they've made up their mind about the candidate within the first minute. So how can you stand out from the crowd? You might think it's best to be eye-catching, with unique fonts or lots of design, but that's not the case. The most effective way to get placed into the "yes" pile is by tailoring your resume to each position you're applying for.
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