Robots Read Our Resumes?

Found this interesting article on new ATS software that reads through online resume submissions. If you’ve ever applied online for a job and did not hear back after sending out your resume, this article could explain why. As many of us will begin to look for jobs and internships after this school year, we should take into consideration some of these tips, especially if applying to a big company that receives many applicants.

http://mashable.com/2013/11/11/resume-robots/

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One Response to Robots Read Our Resumes?

  1. I think that the other reason why you might not hear back if you simply submit a resume via an online application system is that many companies will not bother to look at these, unless they cannot find candidates through other channels that likely yield higher value candidates (e.g. recommendations, recruiting meetings, etc.).

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