Quick Hits - Background Concerns

Dealing with Background Issues

Recruiters and hiring managers view certain aspects of an applicant's background as "red flags." Some aspects of a person's background can work against them when trying to secure an interview. The key to overcoming such concerns is to identify and address those issues before they become problems.

Above, you'll find a compilation of several kinds of background issues that recruiters and interviewers are likely to have concerns about. Suggestions are provided to help you overcome these concerns. Avoiding these pitfalls can improve your chances of getting noticed and being contacted for an interview. See the Job Hunter Pro eBook for additional details.