A number of fellow Chameleon Resumes Tribe members (that’s what I call all of us), have vented about the frustration experienced when applying for jobs online.
I’ve been given an “ear” full via email:
“Lisa, will there ever be a resume/application form that actually does not take hours to complete??”
“I know I am qualified, but I can’t ever get someone to call me back after I submitted my resume. Will these systems ever allow me to convey how I am qualified beyond keywords?”
“Is there a way to beat the applicant tracking system, so I am not in this hell anymore?”
I am going to break it to you – here comes the tough love:… Continue Reading…
Many job seekers feel like ‘I am a slave to my job’ day in and day out.
The thought of finding time to look for a new job, when they don’t have time to breathe invokes many emotions and questions.
Some job seekers circle the drain and never get out of this “woe is me” phase to move forward in the search.
However, many of you, respond with, “This isn’t going to happen to me!!”
You are choosing to take proactive steps to own your career fate.
And then you get an awesome idea…… Continue Reading…