I know there is a job open. HR seems indifferent. What do I do?
I am a well-experienced customer service professional. I am targeting one company here. They have positions in their customer service. I contacted their HR department and forwarded my cv but their response was cold. How to increase the chances of an interview? Can you advise?
As you know there are all different types of customer service positions requiring different types of experience.
Assuming your experience meshes well with the requirements of the job:
1. Construct a resume that makes the fit obvious to an HR person that you fit the position
2. Locate the hiring manager and contact them.
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