Job seekers twenty years ago made follow-up phone calls to potential employers after responding to advertised positions.
Do that today and you’re likely to be ignored.
A common job seeker frustration is not hearing back from a company you’re interested in, especially when it sounds like a perfect fit.
Improve your odds. Get a phone call by writing to the expectations of your reader. Take a moment to think about what the recipient wants to see on your résumé, then make their dreams come true. If your background is a fit, show them why and how.
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