What Recruiters Scan For When Reviewing Resumes

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According to Business Insider, researchers tracked more than two dozen recruiters. They found that recruiters spend an average of 6 seconds on a resume.

These are what they look at during that 6 seconds:

  1. Name,
  2. Current Company and position,
  3. Start and end date,
  4. Previous Position (and dates),
  5. Education information.



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Giovanni O.C Olakunori

Giovanni Chinecherem Olakunle Olakunori(commonly known as Giovanni Olakunori) is an aspiring data scientist at heart, business developer and educator with a deep interest in ancient philosophy, healthy living, and developing economies. He’s the founder of LarnEdu, a community that inspires and supports lifelong learning especially in underdeveloped nations. He currently lives in the UK after living in 4 other countries across Europe and Africa. You can read more about him or follow him on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter to see his public posts about how much he loves hot Kenkey and Jolof rice.

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