The First 4 Areas Recruiters Look At On Your Resume

Recruiters initially read resumes in 6-15 seconds, depending on which study you read.

In today’s YouTube video, I answer the question, “What do recruiters look at first on your resume?”

I outline the 4 initial areas recruiters look at first in that 6-15 second time period.

You may think it’s impossible to assess all of the information I outline in the video in this short of a period of time.

I was a recruiter for 13 years. I will tell you when you get good at reading resumes (after reading hundreds a day for years), you can assess if someone should get a interview call or not, or whether to keep reading the resume or not, in this short time frame.

So in this short video, you will learn:

**The most common resume mistake job seekers make that stops most recruiters from reading further and puts your resume in the “don’t call” pile.

**Why functional resume formats don’t work and why recruiters hate them.

**How recruiters determine if you are good at your job — just by reading a document.

**What recruiters are looking for in the education section of your resume.

After you watch the video, if you want to learn more about “”How to Write a Resume to Land a 6-Figure Job Interview,” join me for my next training session using this link:

See you then!

And as always, feel free to leave a comment below, as I read and reply to every comment.

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Lisa Rangel and The Chameleon Team are the only executive resume writing, LinkedIn profile development, and job landing consultancy who has been hired by LinkedIn and recognized by Forbes. Our 4-Stage META Job Landing System stems from decades of corporate and executive recruiting experience to position you to land your next 6 or 7-figure role faster.


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