As a career recruiter, I've dealt with a lot of systems meant to help me sort through the hundreds of applications I might receive for each job. Unfortunately, these systems can make the application process feel like a Black Hole to the job seeker. Here are some tips to get past the ATS:
- Use keywords - look at the job posting and use the exact language that's in the description, including titles & acronyms. Be true to your own experience (don't... see more
MLK day is coming up soon and it has got me thinking about those who do what is right.
A few weeks ago as I was getting off the train my keys fell out of my pocket and due to the lack of sleep, I didn’t even notice (#momlife).
I would have traveled for an hour and a half without them, rushed over to the car and then realized they were gone. My baby would have been waiting at daycare and I probably would have cried.
...but instead, someone on... see more
I am feeling Grateful today, and inspired for the work yet ahead of us.
Are you looking for Career Job opportunities throughout the greater Seattle, WA area? The save the date and attend the 2019 MLK Seattle 4th Annual Career & Opportunity Fair on Monday, January 21, from 8:30am – 11:30am, at the Garfield High School, 400 23rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122.
Meet with recruiting representative with some of Seattle's most reputable employers within the Civil Service (government), Construction, Education, Healthcare, IT... see more
It’s been 30 years since Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday was recognized as an official holiday across the United States and it’s a prescient opportunity to take pause and reflect. Reading through some of his works, I’m struck by their enduring power and abiding relevance.
Here’s a quote of his that resonates with me that I’ll be reflecting on today:
“The time is always right to do what is right.”
What are... see more
Thanks to Mr. King, these 4th graders understand how important dreams really are! It's NOT too late to chase ours right? -------> We have got this!! http://www.wlwt.com/article/fourth-graders-tell-how-martin-luther-king-jr-touches-their-lives/15163840
I think about the great MLK Jr. today. A go-getter, a do-er, a kind and passionate person. When things get hard, you must remember this. We can't make excuses, we just have to keep going! So keep moving, keep striving for the top, and keep going. We are too strong to give up now.