The keyword is keyword

10.14.11-How-to-Keyword-Optimize-Your-Resume-FeaturedResumes fly around employer offices today like confetti at a colorblind convention.  On the surface, they’re all black and white so employers need tools to differentiate the keepers from the trash fodder.

And what do they use to do this?  Keyword software.

Software specifically designed to pour through all the resumes in search of positive and negative words that lean them towards or away from considering the candidates any further.

So how do we make it past these Gorts of the HR departments? Forbes has a few suggestions.  Read on to master the keyword searches.  Here’s two hints: SKILLS and NETWORKING.

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