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Top 5 Apps For Job Hunters

Written by Kimberley Startup | August 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

In today’s tight job market, the UK mobile broadband can put job hunters on the road to success. Frequently updated information and low costs make mobile broadband apps some of the best tools out there for job hunting. For very little money, job hunters can have the tools they need for a winning job search in the palm of their hand. Here are five top apps every savvy job hunter should download today.

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Resume App

Resume App by Vurgood Applications puts first things first. Every job hunter needs to make a good initial impression. Job hunters can quickly create a professional looking resume on their mobile device using a UK mobile broadband connection and save it in .pdf form to send to potential employers. Using data entry fields, users can add previous job history, skill-sets, education, references, event photos to their resume. Resume app also has the capability of producing a simple cover letter. The cost of this app is $2.99.

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Careerbuilder

Careerbuilder.com is one of the oldest and best apps on the market for mobile job hunting and it is free. Put in a zip code and start searching jobs locally. Want to make move? Simply change the zip code to another city or locality. Job hunters can post their resume and make it searchable by potential employers. Also available is career advice from experts.

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Job Compass

Job Compass uses the job hunter’s GPS location and looks for jobs nearby then plots job locations on a map. When moving or traveling to a new city, this mobile broadband app does the footwork in finding a job close to home. No driving around a new area or consulting maps just trying to determine what’s nearby. This app is free.

 

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LinkUp

LinkUp job search engine searches company websites and is free. Job listings are taken from over 22,000 company websites and are updated nightly. Each job is indexed by company name, job type, and location. Simply input job preferences to get the inside scoop on many companies that don’t post outside of their own sites. Job hunters can apply directly from their phone using a high speed internet connection.�

 

InterviewWow

InterviewWow by Netmodular is an interview resource kit that goes where the job hunter goes. For $.99 this app becomes the job hunter’s personal interview coach. InterviewWow has everything from a pre-interview timeline to quick tips for reducing the stress of getting to the appointment. No network connection is needed when using this app. Job hunters can access InterviewWow on their mobile broadband device anytime, anywhere to review sample interview questions and helpful situational videos. With this app, a job hunter will build the confidence for an outstanding interview.

 

This is a guest article by Ruben Corbo, a writer for the website Broadband Expert where you can find UK mobile broadband service providers in your area and compare prices on different deals for your high speed internet needs.

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