Is Applying for Jobs Online the Best Way to Find Work? [Video]

Searching for a job is frustrating. Is there any way to make all of this easier? What’s the best way to find a job? Well, check this video to find out.

Have you ever wondered what the easiest way to find a job is? Lots of jobseekers, who have been on the job hunt for a while, have probably tried many different methods of landing a job but with no luck. Whether it is applying for a job with their resume online, networking with employers at events or promoting themselves, searching for a job requires skill and effort.

But what’s the best way to find work? Does applying online work? In this video from PBS NewsHour, John Franklin says that we should always be looking for a job – just like he does, “because that’s the nature of the job market today [and] if you got laid off today from a position it could take you anywhere from nine months to two years to find another job.” As far as it concerns how to look for a job, many experts suggest that sending your resume online to employers alone won’t get you a job…

Check out this video to watch Paul Solman second-guessing the effectiveness of this approach and exploring other strategies to find a job. Any thoughts are welcome in the comments section below.