Beating ATS (Applicant Tracking Systems)

Error-prone applicant tracking systems destroy 75 percent of job seekers' chances of landing a job as soon as they submit their resumes. How can you get yours past the system? Career Link offers a free monthly workshop titled "Mastering the Art of Applying for Jobs Online". Call us to register at 604.485.7958 or Register here.  In... Continue Reading →

9 Steps to writing an appealing and effective job posting

  9 Steps to writing an appealing and effective job posting Well before the applicant selection process, employers need to make sure they get the best-qualified people applying for their advertised position. Remember that Career Link offers help to employers looking to hire in Powell River, including Community and Employer Partnerships, Interview Support, Resume Collection... Continue Reading →

Gone Phishing? On Avoiding Scams

As a refresher, Wikipedia defines Phishing as: Phishing is the attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and money), often for malicious reasons, by disguising as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication. To put it simply, phishing emails are designed so that folks provide their passwords to a untrusted... Continue Reading →

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