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If I were reviewing your resume I would score it just like an exam on each of the bullet items in the job description. To improve your score, make sure your resume includes your experience in each area.

High score resume goes to the top of the pile when it comes to phone interviews.


We have a hiring matrix that works almost exactly this way. I hate it! Last fall we hired the most incompetent, annoying, whiny, OCD, hypochondriac ever! Sadly, her qualifications on paper scored her way above the two candidates that I wanted to look at further. Now we're stuck with her at least until the end of the summer.

LWW
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