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A Day in the Life of a Job Seeker (Infographic)

Ever wondered what goes on inside the mind of the average job seeker? Curious as to their job seeking habits and rituals? Today, we ‘re finding out what it’s like to live a day in the life of a job seeker.

Top Takeaways:

  • A whopping 30% of job searches take place during the early morning commute, meaning this is the perfect time to post your job ads.
  • Most morning searches are carried out on mobile devices, which means if your job ads and careers site aren’t mobile-friendly you’re missing out.
  • 36% of job research takes place in the evening when candidates get home from work. This is the perfect time to schedule content relating to your employer brand.
  • The majority of candidates spend between 3 and 10 hours applying for jobs over a two week period. Acknowledge their time and effort by replying to them regardless of whether they’re going through for an interview or not.



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