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Job Application

Top 5 Reasons You Never Hear Back After Applying For A Job

People often wonder why they never hear anything back after they hit ‘send’ on the email with a resume attached or on the on-line...

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Glassdoor Team

Feb 3, 2020

Who To Use As A Reference? 5 References That Should Be on Your List to Land the Job

When you’re applying for jobs, a common request among employers is for you to provide a list of professional references. After your interview, your...

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Heather Huhman

Jan 20, 2020

How to Obtain Security Clearance

When it comes to understanding security clearance, the “Who, What, Where, and Why” is not always so obvious. If you’ve recently applied for a...

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Glassdoor Team

Sep 23, 2019

64 Action Verbs That Will Take Your Resume From Blah to Brilliant

You’ve probably heard the advice that action verbs should be sprinkled throughout your resume. By starting each bullet point about your past experience with...

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Julia Malacoff

May 23, 2019

13 Must-Have Words to Include In Your Resume

Steer clear of overused clichés. Misspelled words are immediate grounds for denial. Words like “rockstar” and “synergy” are so 2015. We’ve all read about...

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Amy Elisa Jackson

May 14, 2019

5 Perfect Opening Lines for Your Cover Letter

When you apply for any job, the very first tool you will use to grab the attention of employers is your cover letter. (Yes,...

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Heather Huhman

May 13, 2019

15 Words and Phrases to Never Include in a Cover Letter

While many job applications have the word “optional” next to the field that asks for a cover letter, it shouldn’t be overlooked. After all,...

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Amy Elisa Jackson

Nov 12, 2018

How to Prepare for a Job Interview Exam or Assignment

So you’ve got amazing communication skills, a resume chock-full of impressive qualifications and an inside connection at the company you’re applying to work for....

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Glassdoor Team

Jul 2, 2018

Follow Up On Your Job Application With This Easy Template

Following up on an application can be tricky business. When should you follow up, and what exactly should you say? It can be difficult to know...

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Glassdoor Team

Jun 14, 2018

7 Common Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid

There’s definitely an art to writing the perfect cover letter, and it’s one that many job seekers don’t take the time to learn. While...

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Julia Malacoff

May 17, 2018

Can Your Resume Beat The Bots? How to Make It ATS-friendly

From resume screening tools to Robot Vera, an AI-based software technology that helps recruit and hire humans, it’s safe to say that the robots...

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Amy Elisa Jackson

Apr 25, 2018

4 Signs You Should Apply Again After Being Rejected

Applying for jobs can be a strenuous mental challenge that can wear even the best of us down. Throw in some rejections to the...

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Glassdoor Team

Apr 11, 2018

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