Whether you're fresh out of college or uni, have been recently laid off, or are just looking to pick up a bit of extra cash, searching for a new job is nobody's idea of fun. The thought of standing in a queue at the Job Centre all day is enough to drive anyone to despair. And having to job hunt in the summertime makes it even worse. Who wants to be cooped up indoors, crawling through job websites and pinging off CVs, when you could be out enjoying the sunshine?
Never fear, jobseeker! Appszoom has the perfect set of companions to make your quest for the perfect job as easy as a swipe and a tap. With these essential iPhone apps, you'll find the job you've been waiting for in no time - on the go, on the couch, on the loo... wherever you are and whatever you're up to.
Leading UK job agency Office Angels have over 25 years experience in the field, and the free Office Angels Jobs provides the same reliability that the company has long prided itself on. The design's on the bland side, but it's infinitely useful for finding jobs (temporary, full-time etc), reading up on each post, comparing salary trends, and sharing your finds with pals.
Indeed Job Search is simple on the surface, but dig a little deeper and you'll find the same in-depth search options offered by the desktop version. Indeed aggregates listings from thousands of sources, including other online job boards, company career pages, newspaper classifieds and more. Search by industry, location, desired salary, and you'll soon find your perfect match.
Monster.com helps you find and apply for the job you want, right on the spot. Filter by job title, skills / keywords and location, check your "apply history", your resumes (yes! you can build your own resume right from the app), edit your cover letters, set alerts, and use the built-in QR scanner.
TweetMyJob is a totally innovative job search tool which makes finding your new career on the move a snap. Putting you in touch with over 400,000 jobs, the app take advantage of augmented reality technology - you can literally see what jobs are available as you hit the streets.
The slick, no-nonsense Totaljobs app lets you search by job title, company name, or location to connect you with hundreds of job openings near you, fast. Filter by your preferences, upload your CV and cover letter, and get applying. In a couple of taps, go from being an 'unknown' to the next best candidate.
jobandtalent makes finding a career a snap, even for the laziest of jobseekers. Enter your search location, desired salary, professional area, and number of years experience you have. The clever algorithm then matches jobs to YOU (not the other way 'round), making applying as easy as a swipe. Track your application progress, ditch posts you don't like the look of, or manually search (if you can be bothered).