Long gone are the days when you were required to scroll through the business newspapers to find job listings. No more registrations at employment bureaus or waiting for the right opportunity to walk towards you.
With the introduction of the smartphone, life has changed for the better we reckon. Nowadays we see applications for anything and everything you can think of. The ability to solve problems and provide simple solutions is a wonderful aspect of smartphone technology. Today one can get things done in a blink of an eye just by sitting on their couch with their phones. Hungry? Order food through food delivery apps; Need groceries? Get them delivered right at your doorstep; Clothing? Shop from anywhere around the world and get it shipped. The world has come closer and it fits right inside your pocket. Similarly, the employment industry has been largely affected bringing about positive changes in the ecosystem.
Now you can easily surf and apply to jobs listing around you and across the globe on your mobile devices. Just with a click of a few buttons you can choose and download from a variety of apps and select the perfect jobs app that helps you find the ideal job. Finding a job was never easier. These online platforms enable the user to enter in their resume and portfolio and reach out to places that are hiring based on their skills and expertise. Companies, institutions and individuals that are looking for people to be hired can shuffle through these applications and select the best fit. These apps allow people to search jobs, gigs, freelance work online and get hired. This technology has streamlined the system in many ways. Employers can make use of the app’s features and services available to their advantage. They can filter out candidates based on their criteria such as location, qualification, skill, expected pay scale, experience, body of work, availability, etc.
With the covid-19 situation till at large it became difficult for people to find jobs and what came to their rescue was technology. Technology that allowed them to apply for online jobs from the comfort of their homes. Right from the interviews to the hiring process, everything carried out on the app itself. This type of technology can revolutionize the hiring process in a positive way. One can hire remotely and get the best of the best candidates from any part of the world that fits the bill.
In the end we can conclude that we live in a time where we see a new technological advancement take place every other day. Kudos to the people behind the development of this technology, that has made job searching as easy as it gets.