With a bad economy and nearly everyone on the internet, one job opening promoted online can receive thousands of applications. So with competition fierce and many firms using software rather than human beings to hire, Paul Solman explores whether it is worth it to apply online or if there are better strategies to get employed.

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Key Concepts

Human Resources, Human Capital, Labor, Labor Force, Labor Market, Unemployment, Unemployment Rate, Human Capital Investment, Job, Work

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