7.4 seconds to skim a resumé
17th May 2021 14:50
In a 2018 study, Ladders, one of the world's leading job sites for high-income jobs, revealed how much time experienced recruiters spend screening submitted resumes. Using an "Eye Tracking" technique, they discovered that 7.4 seconds were spent screening a CV on average. "Skimming" is probably a more accurate term.