Learning Ladders: How does “recommended jobs” work?

Recommended Jobs works for you based on a combination of tailoring and targeting.

So here’s how it breaks down, step-by-step:

Ladders sign up details.

First, you sign up with Ladders and provide tailored information. This includes your experience, goals, salary expectations and basic personal information, like Zip Code.

As a result, Ladders targets open positions in the public arena using this information; and from our database created by high-end businesses searching for talent like you.

Your Recommended Jobs

Once signed up, simply click the icon with your name beside it. It’s in the top right corner of your screen. And choose My Account, then Job Preferences (listed under Settings) from the dropdown box.

Easy, right? It stays that way.

Choosing your Job Preferences for recommended jobs image.

So here’s what you see when tailoring your recommended jobs.

First of all, you’ll want to narrow down or add specialities in your professional role. Click Edit to add or remove individual items, then save.

The same goes for your professional title in the box below. Choose Edit to provide information. Recent salary, desired salary and the radius (if any), you want targeted by us in relation to your Zip Code can all be added here.

And you can edit these details at any time using the same process.

So What Happens Next?

We start targeting recommended jobs the moment you provide the tailoring.

Every time you sign in to your Ladders account, you’ll see a list of jobs we’ve found on your behalf, based on the information you shared.

This process is based on hi-tech algorithms that discover open positions in your range and pull in all available information and any related data.

All you have to do is peruse and choose.

Anything Else?

You’re about to benefit a lot from that question.

How to choose your recommended jobs email options image.

Due to data pulled in by our search algorithms being so comprehensive, we break it down into a series of opportunity-based categories for you, which include:

  • New jobs just posted, designed to give you an application advantage.
  • Jobs not to be found on other career sites.
  • Great fits offering a higher salary than your desired salary.
  • Jobs answering any saved searches you’ve made in your account.
  • Openings offered by some of the hottest companies around that match you.

Above all, these recommended job categories are delivered directly to your email inbox. This allows you to see opportunities on the move, adding a powerful advantage to a potentially perfect match.

To ensure you’re receiving these, simply go to Emails (also listed under Settings) and make sure all the options under Ladders Jobs are marked on. The button should appear green, as shown.

Above all, we recommend that you choose on for all other options in this section, so you can enjoy the complete Ladders experience.

Hope that helps!

We’re rooting for you.

Ladders Team

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