Resume Tip Tuesday: Is Your Resume ATS-Proof?

Posted June 11, 2013

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Nearly all large companies and many mid-sized companies rely on an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) to automatically screen thousands of candidates at the click of a button! After all, with so many applications coming in per position, there's no way employers can sift through such large quantities of resumes as easily without an automation system.

Of course, these systems aren't 100 percent perfect. Your perfectly well-suited resume may be left out of the bunch if there's a problem in formatting. To help you make sure your resume is ATS proof, you simply have to heck out these formatting tips to make sure your resume is ATS-proof:


This infographic originally appeared on CyberCoders, the premier recruiting company that matches great people with great companies!

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