Worried about that figure of being one of hundreds? Find a way to not be!
The best way to get to the front of the queue is to skip it. Find a way to get ahead of the competition by finding the right people and reaching out to them directly.
Here’s a dirty little secret – every role I’ve ever gotten hasn’t been through a recruitment website! I’ve reached out to people, found the recruiters, talked to them on the phone.
This turns you from “one of the crowd” to someone who’s more than a name.