Monthly Archives: December 2017

Make New Technology Work for You When Job Hunting

One of the difficult things people encounter when seeking new jobs is dealing with how a company uses different technologies and tools in their personnel recruiting process.  The day when one wrote an application letter on a manual typewriter, added a printed resume as an enclosure and mailed it off in an envelope with a neat return address and a new stamp has gone the way of the corner telephone booth.  Today you conduct your application process online using the employer’s secure website, attach a resume and cover letter to it electronically and send them all – along with copies of requested samples and names of references – off over the internet, where it arrives within a few seconds.

All of this makes job hunting easier, but it can require new skills.  If you haven’t learned how to compose a good letter that catches one’s attention over the internet, then …