Dec 22, 2016 12:17 PM EST

Getting Hired In 2017 Through Tech's Help

Thanks to modern technology, making your resume look a lot more interesting can be easily done. To become a desirable and competitive employee in 2017, you must make yourself stand out through smart-tech tools. By doing this, getting hired is highly achievable.

One’s resume is an important communication tool when it comes to a job application. Being one with technology in making yourself the perfect prospective employee can make a big difference on how an employer will see you. Social media, as well as other digital tools, can help your resume look more intriguing and attractive, making it hard for the industry that you want to be part of to ignore you.

PC World shared tips on how you will be able to gain advantages in 2017’s competitive workforce by being proficient with technology. For starters, designing a creative resume will make your job search easier. You do not have to be a graphic designer in order to do this. There are a lot of online tools that can help you create an attractive resume such as Winning Resume, Pocket Resume, or Resume Star. They have different templates that you can use, and all you have to do is just type in your personal information, expertise and credentials.

To add more creativity, you can also make an online portfolio. If you are an artistic type then this will just be easy. This is also considered as one of a professional must-have if you really want to score a good company.

Another thing is writing a short intellectual blog. The blog will have a preview detail of your personality, expertise, credibility and other qualifications that will make you the perfect employee. And lastly, you should power-up your LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn got over 300 million followers, that is why it is considered as “every worker’s passport to career advancement.”

For job hunters who are interesting in working in the tech industry then applying those tips mentioned can help you get in such a highly competitive sector. According to Jobs & Hire, the tech industry is currently at its prime and for you to get in you must acquire specialize skills. Using online tools, making a creative resume can be of great help.

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