If you’re not getting results when sending out your résumé, it probably means it’s time for an overhaul. So how do you freshen things up and grab recruiters’ attention in today’s ever-changing job market?
When applying for a job, the last thing you want is to get lost in a sea of identical applications. With the current pandemic continuing to affect job prospects, it’s more important than ever to stand out from your competitors.
The truth is, writing a good, yet forgettable, résumé is an easy trap to fall into. With so many candidates following the same advice, it can be hard for individuality to shine through. At the same time, it’s essential to tailor your application to each recruiter, which can mean sacrificing the achievements you’re proud of, to focus on those that are the most relevant for the role.