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Old 08-27-2012, 01:35 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by JonJon View Post
this too. If PDF'ed..... Now they gotta OCR it too
I think you're right about the keyword search. Many companies scan the resumes they receive for keywords to pre-filter them before a person looks at them. For a specific job, they may have the resumes scanned for "project manager", "engineer", "self-starter" or whatever else they think is important. They figure if their critical words don't appear in a resume, it's not worth paying a person to review it.
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