If you hate Monday or hesitate to start your job search on Monday then you might be missing some good job opportunities. Monday is not the end of the fun or relaxation and beginning of stressful work. Monday blues are common for corporate employees as they feel bit lazy to start their weekend. But to get the job then Monday is the perfect choice to begin your job application process. Recent study by a recruitment firm say that Monday is the right time to begin your job search and applying for right jobs. Job seekers can look forward to send online job application on Monday may reach their career goal by scanning in short listing process.
As per the recent survey Monday had the success rate than any other days of the week. This survey was conducted by observing nearly “14 million views of job postings and 400,000 job applications”. The next successful day for job applications is Tuesday. Nearly 37 percent of job applicants have been applied on Tuesday and 20 percent of job applicants have been shortlisted in first round and moved to further rounds of interview.
Job seekers that have been applied on weekends like Sundays and Saturdays are considered for future job positions. Saturday is worst day to apply for jobs which were not at all considered by recruiters and only 5 percent of job candidates moved to next round. The observations of this study are not that much significant but considered while you are applying for jobs. The surveyed company suggests that Mondays give employers more time to view applications during the week, or Monday applicants are potential to hire.
So, use your weekend to makeover your resume and cover letter to apply jobs on job search sites on Monday. Save your changes and get ready to work on Mondays. This strategy may workout in short listing process of jobs.