Let's discuss the resume. Time for the tips, tricks, and mythbusting many of you have been asking for! Find out how to optimize your resume to beat applicant tracking systems, find out how to effectively post your resume online, and more.
I always thought posting resumes online just seemed so impersonal! Am I old fashioned or do you guys agree? Curious to see if there'll be tips on making one data blip in a sea of so many others stand out!
Yeah, resume is sort of a necessary evil of the job search. We discuss general best practices of resume writing and throw in a few fun tips here and there. One of them is to imbed a hidden text box in your resume so when submitted and scored by an applicant tracking system, your resume ranks at the top. JobGroup really stresses making in-person connections with hiring managers so the resume is just a formality and not something your qualifications for a position are based on.
JobGroup empowers professionals to effectively manage their careers by promoting best practices in the job search taught through weekly seminars and workshops. All of our instructors volunteer their time, knowledge, and expertise to help others. JobGroup members are encouraged to share their stories, best practices, and perspectives with the group. By banding together and helping one another, we all benefit.