16 great secrets from Best Companies recruiters

We spoke with the top hiring managers of the 100 Best Companies to Work For to find out what they're looking for, how to impress them, and how to get hired.

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"The one page resume is a myth. Save the ambiguous objective statement for your cover letter. Instead write a hard-hitting summary with bullets that highlight key attributes, wins, skills, certifications and metrics. Show us you have the attention to detail required to be successful in a complex and demanding environment. Make a solid case for why we should drop everything and call you right now. --Kevin Lambsack, staffing consultant

  @FortuneMagazine - Last updated January 16 2014 06:32 AM ET
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Google tops the list once again, marking its eighth appearance and fifth time as No. 1. The big news: All are hiring and seek talented candidates to fill 114,113 jobs.

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