Google defines Job-Search to be one of the most competitive keywords. A simple search in keywordtool.io gives as many as 447 unique keywords for the term. That means, a significant number of people are constantly seeking for new job opportunities.
This brings a lot of competition to the table. BBC wrote an interesting piece of article on the jobs in India that attracts thousands of applicants. While the article focuses more on the government jobs, the private sector is not devoid of competition.
Today, a number of LinkedIn posts talk about how companies have even started showing mild response to the institutes like IITs and IIMs.
Tips for improvement
In these times, it is very important to adopt smart strategies to look smart on your CV. Here are the 5 strong tips from an expert – Jessica Hernandez, President & CEO, Great Resumes Fast.
1. Use industry specific keywords on the top
2. Good white spacing and Bulleted Lists
3. Present a Quantifiable Career Snapshot
4. Showcase your persona
5. Don’t tell about your skills, show them
With these tips, your resume will capably stand out amid thousands of your other competitors.