When it comes down to it, most employers are going to hire the candidate they can connect with and trust. Think about it about – when it’s down to two candidates with equally impressive experience and skills, it’s going to be about the bond and connection formed. This bond and connection is also a result of a certain level of trust. Find out how you as a job seeker can connect with the employer and build that level of trust to improve your chances of getting hired. 1. See who you know – The more people you know internally, the better your chances. Read more.