In a sea of applicants, it can be hard to get yourself seen, heard, and recognized as the brilliant asset that you could be to a possible employer. While there may not be a magic bullet, there are many ways to help make sure you stand out in a crowd so you can get hired for the job you want most. As an experienced professional that spends my days placing applicants just like you with the right employers for them, I’ve got a few tips that can help you. So let’s dive right in!
Post Style: HS - The Listicle
In a Nutshell: Posts featuring content presented in a list format.
Another very popular blog post format, the list post (commonly referred to as a “listicle”), is characterized by content organized in a list. List posts are easily recognizable by their titles, since they usually include a number in headline, and they’re great formats for beginner bloggers since they’re very formulaic. Unfortunately, it’s for this reason that listicles have gotten a bad rap, and are often perceived as low quality pieces of content … probably because there are indeed a lot of crappy list posts out there.
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