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You should begin the application process if you meet all of the necessary requirements for a position that you are interested in. Most job applications are completed online. Different companies use different software to collect and filter through job applications. Some employers’ websies may allow you to save you application to complete at a later date.

Tips for Applying:

  • Go through the job description and highlight specific skills, experience, education desired for the position
  • Update your resume with the matching qualifications that you possess; use similar language from the job description
  • Have your updated resume ready when you are filling out a job application online. In many cases, you can cut and paste parts of your resume into the application portal
  • Always include your resume and cover letter with a job application
  • Submit your application materials before the deadline
  • Do not discuss salary- reserve this conversation for when an offer is made