8 ways to beat the Bots – Part 2

Beat resume bots (aka Applicant Tracking Systems - ATS) with these 8 tips on how to optimize your resume for digital submission!

8 Suggestions for Formatting your Resume to get by the ATS Systems

This is Part 1 of a 2-part series on Formatting your Resume. There will be a total of 8 suggestions when you combine the two posts.

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Job Board Tuesday [Careers]

Almost every week, we publish Job Board Tuesday, which looks at 4 sample job boards. 3 are consistent, so to draw trends, the 4th is the Niche Job Board of the Week.

Job Board Tuesday [Career Coach]

This is our weekly "Job Board Tuesday" review. Well over 80,000 jobs are included in this week's report. Also the niche job board of the week is in here.

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Park the Job Search During the Holidays? [Career Coach]

Many people ask whether they should put their job search into park during the holidays. We always advise against that.

Job Board Tuesday [Career Coach]

Every Tuesday we post the figures and links to some of the top Job Boards in the country. This week, in just 2 of the major boards we follow, there are over 3,000 openings. The niche job board of the week doesn't show the number of available positions, but there were a bunch by the time we gave up looking!

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Pushy Salesmen and Unemployment [Career Coach]

There is an old adage in sales - no one likes to be sold, but everyone like to buy. When you're in job search, you're in sales, but you cannot be a pushy salesman.

Job board Tuesday [Career Coach]

This is the November 10th edition of "Job Board Tuesday" from eCareerCoaching.com. There are a few we follow consistently, and then a "Niche Job Board of the Week."

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“It’s just a little tiny lie…” [Career Coach]

This post discusses what can happen when you are caught lying on your resume. There are a number of studies that are quoted here.

Typos Affecting Job Search [Career Coach]

There are advantages and disadvantages of the 3 major ways to write and edit your own resume. The first one is, it's hard to edit your own writing. The second one is, your SO may not know the terminology of your field. The third one is, a career coach represents an investment.