ATS Hacks

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Bosses with No brains, no guts and no heart

by Tom Cairns

The scarecrow, cowardly lion and tin man are characters in The Wizard of Oz.  They are also a caricature of the types of bosses that employees encounter all too often in the workplace.  We all have experienced them and hopefully survived them. The first one is the boss without a brain only he or she […]

What’s Your Passion?

by Tom Cairns

Someone recently asked me what’s your passion?  I thought about it for a moment and started rattling off the things I had done in my HR career and my interests.  They said that’s fine but what is your passion?  I thought I had just answered that but clearly I needed to go deeper so I […]

A Secret Hack to Get Those ATS Friendly Keywords on Your Resume

by Aaron Moskowitz

This extremely simple hack can allow pretty much anybody to get through the pearly gates of the applicant tracking systems (ATS) used by large employers. These systems pretty much throw out your resume from the system completely… And typically after you have filled out hundreds of fields of information that were already on your resume. I […]