Savvy job hunters 'going online'

19-01-2009

Savvy job hunters 'going online'
Modern jobseekers are becoming increasingly comfortable using the internet to look for jobs, according to one expert.

In the opinion of Julian Acquari, who works for Monster, people are now much more used to surfing the internet and can use it to look for jobs at a time which is good for them, HR Zone reports.

This is why it is essential for companies to consider their brand and make sure it is effectively targeted towards its audience.

Mr Acquari said: They know how to set a homepage up and find recruitment websites very easily and at a time that suits them best.

"Over the last 10 years, there's been a huge migration from using offline to online," he added.

In related news, the construction industry may also be an area of interest for jobseekers, as one expert claims it is a sector which will continue to grow throughout the recession.

Related categories: HR / Recruitment.


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