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75% resumes are rejected by scanning software

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

Today’s job market is changing quickly. Now many positions receive hundreds, if not thousands, of applicants for a single job. To cope with the deluge of applications, everyone from small business managers to HR reps and hiring consultants for large companies are using resume scanning software. Not only do you need to impress the human... Read more »

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Using Keywords to Boost your Resume

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

These days, a single job posting can receive hundreds (if not thousands) of applications for a single position. To help them sort through the sometimes overwhelming number of resumes they receive, both employers and hiring companies are using automated software to trim down the list of applicants. Knowing how to use the right keywords in... Read more »

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Why you Need Keywords in Your Resume

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

Keywords are more than just relevant job search words peppered throughout newspaper or online advertisements. Believe it or not, they can actually make the difference as to whether or not you get called for an interview. In some cases your resume will not even be seen by human eyes before it is rejected by an... Read more »

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A Fresh Resume for a Fresh Year

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

The New Year is traditionally a time of new beginnings, fresh opportunities and making plans. Whether you are in genuine need of a position or are just curious about the potential possibilities that might exist in your field, now is the perfect time to update your resume and ensure that your next job hunt gets... Read more »

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How to Quit Your job Without Burning Your Bridges

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 by: Anne-Marie Kane

You may be looking at a career change or even need some time off to reassess where you are in life, however when it comes to quitting your job, there are some definite do’s and don’ts. In order to ensure that your colleagues remain part of your positive job network or to ensure that your... Read more »

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Why coping with praise is an interview saver

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 by: John Fitzgerald

Bragging, over confidence and cockiness don’t go down too well with most people. Our parents and other role models try to instil modesty and encourage us to be humble as we grow up, but sometimes this makes us so self-conscious that we can’t speak well about ourselves when we need to. This inability to celebrate... Read more »

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The benefits of a Career Change for Mature Age Workers

Thursday, September 17th, 2015 by: Sonja Breddels

Once upon a time, people chose a job that would take them from the start of their career right through until retirement. This rarely happens anymore unless you are extremely lucky to find a job that would fulfill all of your needs: money, career satisfaction and personal fulfillment. And even if you are lucky enough... Read more »

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Corporate Training: Upskilling Your Teams with Resume Writing Workshops

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 by: Anne-Marie Kane

Regardless of the economy, or the level of profitability at your company, the one thing that seems to stay the same in the business world is that everything is constantly changing. In the current business environment, it pays for everyone to not get too comfortable in their existing roles. Skillsets must adapt as technology advances,... Read more »

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How to write the perfect cover letter

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 by: John Fitzgerald

The cover letter is the most underutilised tool when it comes to applying for jobs. It is easy to dismiss it as a waste of time, and put all the focus into your resume. However, it really is the first important step towards being offered an interview. In fact, some prospective employers will refuse to... Read more »

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Is your Social Media Page Telling on You?

Thursday, August 27th, 2015 by: Jeanette Hannan

Have you submitted dozens of applications, but not been contacted for an interview? Have you made it through the interview process and thought you had the position because things seemed to go so well, only to have your hopes dashed later? If you are a well-qualified candidate, and these scenarios seem familiar, it could be... Read more »