Many people use their computer in their job search. Here are ways how things have changed from 20 years ago to today and also some tips on how to be most effective...
Expand your network easily by sending your resume to many employers quickly through email. In the 'old days' people used snail mail and could only reach fewer people.
your Resume online
Posting your resume online is fast, easy to do, and free. Also it is easy for hiring managers to find and download your resume, or send it to any colleagues that might be looking for someone with your skills.
Looking for a job can be a full time
job in and of itself. But what
if you don't have the extra time
because you are already employed yet
you have some interest in finding
greener pastures by changing
employers? Well, posting your
resume online helps you look for a job without
having to spend too much time. With posting,
employers search for the candidates so posting your resume with an online job
search site is a great passive job
Test your resume!
Make and post multiple versions of your resume and do some 'market research'. By posting multiple resumes you can target them to different audiences or test different messages with the same audience. Then, you can see which version is getting a better result.