To Do List for Job Ap­p­li­ca­ti­ons

To Do List for Job Ap­p­li­ca­ti­ons

  1. Take a close look at the job advertisement and interpret what is the most important part and what is relevant for the position.
  2. Read through the career sections of the employer’s entire home page and gather as much information as possible. When writing an initiative application this step is even moreso important.
  3. Compare the information you found from the employer in what they are looking for to you own personal profile and try to connect the two.
  4. Look in the application section and go through some literature. Do not copy what you see but try to focus on a few concepts and basic formula used that will be able to assist you in writing your application.
  5. Write your CV. Emphasize the important points and sort out our minimize those that are not as relevant.
  6. Write your cover letter. Think about what points are the most important from your CV and think about how best write them.
  7. Consider what attachments are relevant for your employer and select them accordingly. Not everything needs to be sent in the attachment section that was mentioned in the CV.
  8. Take advantage of our job application checking services.
  9. Let another party correct your application documents. They could be friends or family.
  10. Send you application over the mail or through their job portal.