The 10 resume words that employers hate the most

If you aren’t landing any interviews for your job applications, it could be that your resume is failing to stand out from a pile of similar applications. It turns out that many candidates are (over)using the exact same wording in their resumes, and this tends to annoy hiring managers. The team over at Resume.io surveyed…

How to impress a hiring manager (survey)

Job hunting? Here’s how to impress a hiring manager according to a survey of them A new survey has revealed a list of things that impress hiring managers and make job candidates stand out from the crowd. Get yourself a website or portfolio The survey of 600 senior managers in Canada*, found that respondents are…

Study: What Canadian hiring managers are looking for in candidates

A new study of hiring managers in the technology sector in Canada has revealed their top priorities when evaluating potential hires. Their answers are telling – and can offer insights to candidates across sectors. The factor that carries the most weight with those employers surveyed was the candidates most current work experience. They want to…