Do You Know Someone at the Company?

225_percentage-of-total-by-origin-applicants-interviews-hires_chartbuilderThe simple truth is in the featured bar chart on the left proves that Employers ignore almost everything on your application — except this. Max Nisen has successfully filtered all the anecdotal advice and career counseling being generously served to people seeking employment leaving them with the data derived question in my title. A ‘yes’ to the question will likely land their resume in the short pile…the pile that gets read, and an opportunity to get an interview.

Perhaps you can turn your relatives (or someone in your network), this holiday season, into a referral.

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