Category: LinkedIn

Eight Steps to Help You Relate to the Job Search Robot

In this day of digital marketing media and job search, you must keyword focus your résumé to the automated robot. Companies receive hundreds of applications for one job opening so they need help to sort through applicants. This AI (artificial intelligence built into the software) will sort and send qualifying documents through the applicant tracking system (ATS) system. Even if…

Six Secrets to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile So You Can Land the Interview

To answer the question “does having a professionally written, completed and keyword optimized LinkedIn profile really get it looked at by more recruiters?” one only has to ask: where/who do YOU turn to when you need something? When you need to find an auto mechanic, a plumber, a way to get restaurant food delivered to your home, an answer to…

What You May Be Doing Wrong with Your Résumé and Why It’s Costing You the Interview

By Mill Montejo – The #JobSearchSuperhero   Why do job seekers insist on using one-page fancy/sexy resumes with photos that are hurting their chances of being selected for the interview?    The answer here is that whoever is passing along this information must not be doing the research by speaking to the engineers of companies like Adobe, and the makers…

Don’t Hire a Résumé Writer Before Taking These Preparation Steps

For those of you who have been out of the job search for years or maybe even decades the barebones classified section of the Sunday newspaper may come as a surprise. Gone are the days when you could pick up a couple of the local Sunday papers and circle job opening ads that you could easily fax, or email your…