Now, fast forward to today. If I upload my resume to seven job boards and apply to a series of roles that I know I qualify for, I sit back and….crickets. The next day, tumbleweeds. The next day, same. Wait, what it the hell is happening here?! Even my old friend Lisa at Company’s Company didn’t call me – and she’s been my friend since childhood! Ew. Unfriended. Read More.
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Just like smart websites use the right keywords to make sure people find them in Google or other search engines, smart job seekers sprinkle keywords throughout a resume to make sure their resume is found when a recruiter searches for a specific job candidate, or someone with very specific skills.
Recruiters use software that processes and sorts resumes (applicant tracking systems) to find you—and those ATS “robots” use keywords to do their job. Read More.
2 Day Job Readiness Workshops Filling Up FAST -Limited to the first 25 participants!!!
Improve your chances of getting a new job by taking advantage of the Ready To Work NJ 2 Day Workshop! Upcoming workshops are scheduled at:
- Bergen CC – Oct. 6 & 7 – Contact Unnati Patel
- Ocean CC – Oct. 8 & 15 – Contact John Radvany
- Brookdale CC – Oct. 13 & 14 – Contact John Radvany
- County College of Morris – Oct. 14 & 21 – Contact Jaci Teune
Candidates may also receive a phone call from the participating Colleges. Note: if email link doesn’t work, please use the first initial last name @ njworkforce.org to send an email.