The process of job hunting has changed dramatically in recent years. With the advent of the internet, resumes are now often submitted.
find out which keywords and phrases are most commonly used in job postings for your target position.
make sure your resume has a title that includes relevant keywords for your target job.
in each section of your resume, use keywords and phrases that describe your skills, experience, and accomplishments.
use active, persuasive language to describe your professional achievements.
don't stuff your resume with keywords - only use those that are relevant to your target job and that accurately describe your skills and experience.
don't just focus on the top of your resume - keywords should be sprinkled throughout the document.
addition to using keywords in your resume, make sure to also use them in your cover letter.
when interviewing for a job, be sure to use the keywords and phrases you've used in your resume and cover letter.
when networking with potential employers, be sure to use the keywords and phrases that are relevant to your target job.
as you gain new skills and experience, be sure to update your resume with the latest keywords and phrases.
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