Mirror Phrases in the Job Description If You Want This Recruiter to Read Your Resume


Last year, Steven Coyne, recruiter/owner of The Job Hunter Group, wrote a blog post called 3 Reasons I’ll Read Your Resume. Here is his third reason:
When you include important phrases that stand out in the job description. If you honestly have a requirement from the job description, make sure you put it in your resumé! If I don’t know that you are qualified with the requirements, why would I call you for a phone interview? As far as I’m concerned, this one reason alone will encourage me to call you. I’ll know you read the job description and made sure that you made changes that improve your chances to get a call from me.