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Does a Background Check Mean You’re Getting Hired?

Does a Background Check Mean You’re Getting Hired?

A background check usually comes at the end of the hiring process. Employers will typically conduct a background check before they’re about to make an offer. They may be conducting a background check on a handful of candidates they’re considering making an offer to. It’s impossible to know if you’re the only one they’re considering–or if there are several other contenders they’re running a background check on.

Most In-Demand Job Skills for 2020

Most In-Demand Job Skills for 2020

LinkedIn releases a list every year of the top in-demand job skills on their platform. This year’s list includes 5 soft skills and 10 hard skills for the savvy job seeker.

Please Find Attached My Resume: How to Use This Phrase

Please Find Attached My Resume: How to Use This Phrase

When you send an email with your resume as an attachment, you need to make note of it in your email–it’s both polite and proper.

Here’s why you shouldn’t use the phrase “please find attached my resume” and how you should indicate your attached resume instead (with examples).

11 Best Sites to Post Your Resume Online for Free

11 Best Sites to Post Your Resume Online for Free

Here’s where to post a resume online and have recruiters and hiring managers contact you.

1. Indeed
2. Monster
3. CareerBuilder
4. Glassdoor
5. ZipRecruiter
6. The Muse
7. Craigslist
8. USAJobs
9. Resume Library
10. College/University job board
11. Industry specific

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