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7 Secrets to Speed Through a Pile of Resumes

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7 Secrets to Speed Through a Pile of Resumes

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You know how it goes...you put up an ad that you have an open position and in come all the resumes. But how do you deal with them? How do you get through them without wanting to run screaming into the night?  Inc has 7 ways to help you.

 

  1. Decide: Paper or digital - How are you going to filter through them? Online or are you going to print them?
  2. Do it once a day - Set aside a block of time that you devote to only going through them
  3. Pick 3 criteria - Decide on 3 qualifications and stick to that
  4. Sort resumes into buckets
  5. Obsess over missing potentially good candidates
  6. Fall in love too early
  7. Assume you're someone's first choice

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