Biron Clark is a Job Search Author and former Recruiter for more than 50 employers in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and software technology industries.

He graduated with a Bachelor’s in Finance from UMass Dartmouth in 2010 and began working as a Recruiter in early 2012 for a small staffing agency outside of Boston.

In this role, he recruited for multiple Fortune 500 firms and began learning first-hand what hiring managers look for on a resume, on LinkedIn, and in the job interview. He was promoted to Project Manager and continued recruiting while also training/mentoring new recruiters in the company.

While getting a “behind the scenes” look at the hiring process for top employers, he founded the job search advice website CareerSidekick in 2013 to share what he was learning. Career Sidekick grew to more than 1,000,000 readers per month and eventually became a full-time business dedicated to helping job seekers get hired.

Biron no longer works as a recruiter but continues to test job search strategies and write about what works best in today’s job market, on his own website and on sites including, The Muse,, Huffington Post, and more. He was also named a LinkedIn Top Voices for Job Search and Careers.

For more of Biron’s advice, follow him on LinkedIn and Twitter.

After Your Interview, What Employers Talk About Behind Closed Doors

After the interview, the interviewers get together and decide which of the interviewees to hire. Recruiter Biron Clark shares what they talk about so you can understand what you need to do to succeed.

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How to Beat Interview Anxiety and Get MORE Job Offers

If you approach your interviews like a two-way conversation, it will set you apart, give you more confidence, and allow you to perform your best with much less stress resulting in more offers.

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Winning the Interview with a Younger Hiring Manager

When the hiring manager is younger than you are, take these 7 steps to succeed in those interviews and win the job offer.

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Effective Job Search Networking During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Former recruiter Biron Clark offers strategies for successfully networking to your next job during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

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How to Leverage LinkedIn’s Secret Information Gold Mine

Former recruiter Biron Clark shares 6 ways job seekers can use LinkedIn company pages for a successful job search.

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6 Smart Ways to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Stand Out to Recruiters

Former recruiter Biron Clark shares 6 smart ways to make your LinkedIn profile standout to a recruiter or employer, increasing your job opportunities.

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How to Send a Message on LinkedIn to a Recruiter

Recruiters receive many messages from job candidates in LinkedIn. Most are ignored. Biron Clark shows how to succeed.

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Catch Recruiter Attention: 5 Critical LinkedIn Profile Elements Recruiters Want

Former recruiter Biron Clark shares 5 smart ways to make your LinkedIn profile standout to a recruiter or employer, increasing your job opportunities.

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