Beat the Robots: How to Get Your Resume Past the System and Into Human Hands

“Does job searching sometimes feel like you’re flinging resumes and cover letters into a black hole? You may be wondering if your applications are being read at all.

Perhaps you’ve heard that computerized resume scanners reject applications before they even make it into human hands. And yes—at many companies that receive a high volume of applications, that’s true.”

Click here to read the full article from The Muse on what applicant tracking systems are and what to expect when applying for jobs!


Ready to see if your resume is ready for an applicant tracking system? Log in to Quinncia (it’s free for Rutgers students!) and upload your resume! You’ll get quick feedback on what you can improve so you can submit your resume with confidence!

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect] Customer Success Manager