New research shows that recruiters took on average less than six seconds to decide whether to retain or cull job applications. …
New research shows that recruiters took on average less than six seconds to decide whether to retain or cull job applications.
The firm that undertook the research used technology that scanned the recruiters eye movements, so they could see what they looked at and how long they spent on each CV. The results of the research have been a game changer in the resume writing world.
Webinar: Resumes that Get Results - Beating the 6 Second Barrier
During this one-hour webinar we'll look at:
How to engage a recruiter/employer's interest within 6 seconds and get onto the retain side of the equation
Why you need to tailor your resume to your position of interest and how to do so (and interesting ways to write two different resumes from one career background)
Pros and cons of including an objective statement in your resume
When to include a photo on your resume and when not to
Consistency between your online and offline brand
Finding your Unique Value Proposition (UVP) and articulating it confidently