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Maddie A
over 6 months ago

How To Use The Jobcase Resume Generator Tool

Did you know that there is a resume generator built into your profile?

Follow the image below to learn how to take advantage of this unique tool!

Once you’ve generated your resume... If you want to make changes, revise your profile as you normally would, save the new information, and repeat steps 1-3 as listed in the image. A new version will populate under the “Generate a Resume” button every time you create a new one.

To make the most out this handy tool, start building out your profile with past work and volunteer experience, descriptions of your responsibilities, education, and accomplishments. Need some pointers? Check out these posts written by our Community Specialists: • How to make your profile stand out to employersThe small stuff matters! Add it to your profileJobcase profile pointers

How will YOU make your Jobcase Resume stand out?

#jobready #jobreadytips #teensummerjobs

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Nelson Mullins
3 months ago

3 Tips on How to Easily Land a Job During Pandemic

We’ll always remember 2020 as a difficult year for all of us. Many have lost their jobs due to the economic decline caused by COVID-19, the effects of which still continue this 2021. It’s hurting businesses, even after a year of lockdown. Thus, the goal for most of us is to land a job during pandemic. It’s needed to bounce back in making both ends meet in this time of crisis.

It’s no secret that the workforce sector is highly affected. The rate of job loss increases as the number of people affected by COVID-19 climbs up. However, now that there are plans to combat this crisis, companies have begun to get back to business. As a result, the unemployment rate has decreased since January. Thus, landing a job during pandemic is now possible. Here’s a rundown of tips that could boost your chance.

  1. Revamp your resume. When you apply for a job, you will certainly need a well-written resume. This means a total overhaul of your application piece. The so-called art of resume writing has changed over time. Thus, you have to consider its aesthetics and content.

You have to lay out your resume that would entice a hiring manager to read further. Will your resume pass the 7-second test? It’s the average amount of time a hiring manager spends on every resume. With that, you need to present your copy beyond just the utterly simple, old school approach with a good balance of professional feel.

Equally important alongside your layout is your resume content. How organized are your details? You need to be consistent in terms of your keyword and descriptions. Highlight relevant info such as your qualifications and experience related to your target job. Make sure your application is error free. All these constitute a rich and substantial resume that will land you a job, especially during COVID-19 pandemic, when a large volume of applicants is expected.

  1. Improve your skills and learn new ones. Skills need constant cultivation so they can work best to our advantage. The new skills and learning you have acquired during the lockdown could give you the leverage, especially if they’re aligned with your target job. Don’t forget to list your skills and abilities in your resume. This helps recruiters know if you’re fit for the job.

Remember that this global pandemic has made job search more competitive, so make sure that your resume stands out by highlighting what you can do and why you’re capable of doing it. To do that, you have to identify your hard skills and soft skills needed for the job you’re eyeing.

While waiting for calls from your pending applications, use this time to equip yourself with different skills. You can attend online classes to better yourself. There are universities that offer free classes. This is a good opportunity to optimize your resume while making yourself productive.

  1. Post your tool on job search engines. COVID-19 forced most companies to adopt remote work. Thus, if you want to land a job during pandemic, you have to make sure to have an impressive profile online. If you willfully do the second tip, expanding your network in the digital space won’t be a problem.

Your online presence matters in your hiring chances. Hence, now is the best time to maintain an active status on your online profile. You need to use the best job sites to land a job since many vacancies shift toward remote work setup. Posting your tool on job sites like Linkedin or Monster is very much needed if you want recruiters to see your application. Not only that because of this, the hiring process became more accessible and easier, even in the midst of pandemic.

With the help of job search engines, you can land a job or find a new career. This is because hiring managers use these as sources to connect with job seekers. You have to make sure that your profile is exceptional so that you can have the upper hand in the job search game.

Secure a job faster COVID-19 may not end soon just yet. Thus, we need to be ready with whatever changes the crisis might further have on our job market. It’s difficult to deal with, particularly if you belong to those who have lost their jobs. But don’t worry; landing a job during pandemic is possible. With job search engines available and free, you just need to make sure that you have a winning resume to lead you with your target job or new career.

If you’re still wondering how to secure a job faster this pandemic, let Resume Professional Writers help you achieve your career goal. They have been providing excellently written resumes tailored to help you land a job. Check out their resume services now!

#jobready #tips #jobsearch #resume #coronavirus

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Maddie A
over 6 months ago

Job Ready Tip #7: Update Your Contact Information

Job Ready Tip number 7! Click #JobReadyTips to see them all. #jobready #jobreadytip

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Ashley Wilson
Community Specialist
over 6 months ago

your Facebook account

Don’t let your Facebook profile stop you from getting a job! Employers are checking you out EVERYWHERE, social media included, so make sure to put your best Facebook forward.

Do a check in and make sure your account is #jobready by answering these questions!

1- Do you possess and/or showcase the qualifications you claim in your resume on your Facebook account? Start by filling out your “About” section! This is the chance to fill out the skills you possess in a summary much like the one in your resume.

2- Have you updated your work history and education? Keep things fresh and active!

3- Are you a good fit with the company’s corporate culture (you can find this info on the company’s page under their mission statement)? Your likes, shares, and posts all tell a story about your beliefs and values so think carefully before clicking away.

4- Do you have anything incriminating that would give them a reason not to hire you? Do you speak negatively about your boss and colleagues or make fun of past clients on your profile?

Looking for more tips? Check out the things to avoid on your social media accounts [here] (https://www.jobcase.com/conversations/4769ae73-8418-5d22-a281-69b328c174a6)

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Maddie A
over 6 months ago

Job Ready Tip #5: Sweep Your Social Media Profiles!

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Maddie A
over 6 months ago

Job Ready Tip #3: Your Referrals

Our third #JobReadyTip of the day has to do with referrals, but don't forget about your Jobcase praises! Click here to learn more about praises. #jobreadytips #jobready

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Jobcase Team
Official Account
over 6 months ago

TOYS R US EMPLOYEES: NEXT STEPS TOOLKIT 5 – “Getting Your Foot in the Door”

As you get deeper into the job search, it’s more and more important to connect with other people. That means presenting your best self to employers, and discovering opportunities through networking. This week’s Toys R Us Employees Next Step Toolkit is full of great ideas to help you make better connections. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1C5aiCS-lv_uSMJrD3kxQ9-Qrr_wru2cS #JobReady #ToysRus #tributetotoys

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Jobcase Team
Official Account
over 6 months ago

You want a job that fits your needs and interests. Ready to ramp up your search? Get yourself #JobReady by ticking off every item on our handy checklist. Then you'll be able to go out and get it.

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Jobcase Team
Official Account
over 6 months ago

TOYS R US EMPLOYEES: NEXT STEPS TOOLKIT 3 – “Be Job Ready”

Are you #JobReady? When it comes to your job search, you will want to have all your ducks in a row. That way, employers will know you are prepared and polished. This week's Next Steps Toolkit covers a bunch of stuff – from resumes and your online profile to interview outfits and everything in between. Learn what you need to know to be job ready! Check it out here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1rx1naOfALXMB547HOzlDQYH5Xi3BNekC

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Jobcase Team
Official Account
over 6 months ago

TOYS R US EMPLOYEES: NEXT STEPS TOOLKIT 4 – “The Search Is On”

Stay strong and search on! This week’s Toys R Us Employees Next Step Toolkit is the perfect companion guide for job seekers everywhere. Download for great tips, tricks and inspiration to use right now.  https://drive.google.com/open?id=1b95rwvpOH6Iqnwu-HauZpvvWCKTkeDpQ #JobReady #ToysRus #tributetotoys

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