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Don’t overlook these job-search necessities

How setting specific goals and reading job descriptions can save you hardship in your career search.

Please review the other applicants for this job first.

Want to see who else applied to that open position?

When Bono, Warhol & famous people were rejected, too

The accumulation of rejection letters, voicemails, emails, and, yes, unfortunately, text messages, is a good sign for any job search.

New feature: Removing the anxiety from your next job application

Ladders’ new feature provides insight into where your application stands with recruiters.

How to Leverage Your Smartphone for the Job Search

Get ‘smart’ about your job search to turn your downtime into valuable job-search time.

Navigating the Resume Application Minefield

Craft a resume that clears the gatekeepers and lands in the hiring manager’s hands.

3 Ways to Conquer the Summer Job Search

Learn how to stand out amongst your competition and still enjoy your summer.

Job-Search Resources for the Recent Grad

Explore these online assets to uncover additional job opportunities.

Your Job Search Just Got Easier

Simplify your job-search with the new app from Ladders.

Job Application Checklist for the Recent Grad

Follow these best practices to ensure your job application bypasses the job-search black hole.

Improve Your Job Application ROI

Before you hit the "apply” button, make sure the application is worth your time.

Make Timing Count in the Job Search

In the job search, timing can mean everything.

Sweat the Details of Your Job Search

When your job application is competing with many others, it’s the little details that count.

5 Ways You’re Sabotaging Your Job Search

If you’re not getting results, reevaluate your job-search strategy and make changes.

Combatting Age Discrimination in the Job Search: Part II of III

The second article in a three-part series on conducting a job search later in life.

Using the Best Job Keywords for Job Applications Online

Applying for a job online can be a lot like a guessing game.

Harness the ‘Power of 3’ to Land Your Dream Job

Harness the 'power of three' by using multiple job-search methods to find the most job leads.

How to Follow up on Job Applications Without Stalking

Differentiate yourself from the competition by following up on your job applications.

Perfecting Your Cover Letter to a “T”

Use the t-format to tailor your cover letters for each job application.

What’s Taking Recruiters So Long?

Three tips to help you avoid the job-search 'black hole' with recruiters.

Following Up On an Anonymous Posting

Job seekers pull their hair out over how and whether to follow up on job applications posted by anonymous companies.

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How to follow up a resume submission

The way you follow up your resume submission can make or break your job search. Learn what to do after submitting your online application form to catch a hiring manager’s eye.

Emailing a Resume – How to Email a Resume Tips and Advice

Sending your resume by e-mail may sound like the simplest part of the job search, but beware.

5 Ways to Make Your Recruiter’s Job Easier

Tactics job seekers can use to work more effectively with recruiters.