Consider upgrading your mobile device to a smart phone to demonstrate your tech savvy and continue the job search on the go. Week 3 of New Year, New You.
The past two weeks we’ve worked on upgrading your look and re-engineering your resume to get past the digital gatekeepers. This week I want to focus on a tool you might not have considered as part of your job-search arsenal until now: your mobile device.
With all the advances in technology, we now have the ability to work remotely from almost anywhere in the world. That also means we’re expected to be more responsive when someone reaches out to us on the phone, via email... even through a message on a social media site like LinkedIn or Facebook. Owning a phone that allows you to not only communicate via email, but also utilize websites and apps with ease should be a part of every job seeker’s strategy. Below are five reasons why you should consider upgrading your phone to upgrade your search.