Tips for making your resume stand out online
POSTED: Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 6:30am
UPDATED: Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 6:34am
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — From Google to Monster.com, many modern job seekers are turning to the web to help get hired. Here are some tips to make sure your resume gets maximum exposure.
Make your resume search engine friendly by adding job specific keywords. One insider suggests finding eight keywords and driving them home.
You should be able to find them in job titles, industry jargon, and job-specific buzzwords.
Next, include a job title and a performance profile, and place them high on your resume, along with your professional skills.
And repeat those skills and keywords multiple times. This makes your resume more attractive to search engines.