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How to impress a recruiter with your resume

Simple and straight to the point, this article from Susie Timli from Hays, lists a few simple points not to miss on one’s resume:

  • Your personal statement
  • Matching the job description
  • Avoid clichés
  • Provide hard evidence of your achievements
  • Put yourself in the thick of the action
  • Make it accessible

On the same article, don’t miss a list of valuable resources at the end including a heat map based on an eye-tracking study of recruiters, so you can see exactly what part of a CV recruiters prioritize.

Sources:

How to impress a recruiter with your resume/CV

Eye-Tracking Study: How Recruiters View Resumes

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