Spray and Pray
By Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter
Too many people make this mistake and wonder why they don’t get results.
Spray and Pray refers to the process of blasting your resume out to the world as though that’s going to get you a job, let alone an interview. It doesn’t work. Occasionally you’ll get an interview like the broken watch is right twice a day. But don’t do it.
Rapidly firing off resume after resume with the hopes of landing an interview let alone a job rarely receives the results that you want. Instead, what you should be doing is tailoring your resume for each individual role so that this way, a firm and it’s applicant tracking system can see how your background fits the role. There’s a lot more available at JobSearch.Community
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