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Questions About Applicant Tracking Systems, Answered

JAMES HU | Sept 2017  |  If you’ve been through a job search in the last five or so years, you probably know all about the importance of using keywords to tailor your resume for applicant tracking systems (ATSs). Chances are, however, that those keywords are just about where your ATS knowledge ends. For being such commonly used hiring tools – 90 percent of

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Improve Contingent Workforce Management

Catherine Hess  |  December 2016  |  With 2017 fast approaching, many employers have begun to examine how to remove risk from their balance sheets and realign strategic organizational goals in the coming year. One area ripe for review is a company’s contingent labor program. Across industries, employers have increased their use of contingent labor significantly. These professional workers now account for approximately 40 percent

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Right Resume-Writing

Selecting the right resume-writing service involves more than finding someone who can string together a few sentences. You need someone who can effectively summarize your attributes, experience, and knowledge in a format that flows while making you stand out from other applicants. If you’re in need of a resume-writing service, keep the following criteria in mind: 1. Experience Counts Rather than relying

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Strong Negotiation Strategy

Mark Anthony Dyson  |  July 2017  |   Don’t wait until you get an offer to start thinking about salary negotiation. It’s never too early to plan for salary discussions, even if you aren’t going to leave your current job for at least a few more months. If you’re strategic about it, negotiating a new compensation package doesn’t have to be scary. What should scare

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