I have been living and working in the East Coast the last 7 years but now want to move back to the West Coast to be closer to my parents. I started my job search after Christmas and have applied for several positions. There was one that I thought my education and work experience matched really well with the job descriptions. I spent 3 hours on a Sunday morning to polish my resume and included all of the necessary keywords. Well, I got a bot rejection a couple hours later.
While there may be other reasons why my application was rejected, I think it is very likely that the employer was looking for local applicants to avoid paying for relocation. Honestly, I do not mind if the employer does not offer a relocation package because I do not plan to move anything with me except for my car and two luggage.
I am thinking about using my parents' address in my resume to avoid bot rejections but it may be awkward to bring it up during the interview (if I ended up having one).
I would appreciate your advice/thoughts about this!
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I've never in my 45 year career had this experience.
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I am consumed with thoughts of anger and resentment for a former employer who humiliated and hurt me by treating me really unfairly - I would go as far as to say cruelly.
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