The Internet gives job seekers access to vast amounts of information about vacancies and employers, 24-hour availability, broader geographic reach, networking, career development advice, and simplified resume distribution (Dikel 2001). For recruiters and employers, the Internet can speed up the hiring process, provide a large pool of applicants, and reduce advertising and other costs (Pearce and Tuten 2001). But how effective is online job searching? Are traditional methods now a waste of time? Like everything else in cyberspace, online job hunting is constantly changing.
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Amazon releases preliminary q4 highlights. Internet News. Retrieved April 1, 2001 from the World Wide Web: http://www.internetnews.com/ec-news/article/0,,4_554311,00.html Cox, B. (2001). Amazon tops in online ad spending.
The evolution in internet has made it possible for many businesses to globalize by giving the businesses a worldwide market for their products. Today, a business cannot be completed without its website giving a complete review of the business and its products. The internet has made it possible for the business to do online marketing and selling their products online and ship them to their customer’s doorsteps. From a busy working schedule people do not find the time and energy to go shopping or go anyplace to get services. Thus studies show that many of the households are adopting the use of internet for shopping and other services.
Due to the increased use of the Internet and social media, people’s lives have been impacted due to the information being posted. People now have to be aware of what they post onto the web because once it is posted; it is on the web forever. Employers even look at employee candidates social media page to see if t... ... middle of paper ... ... that allows people to download free music, not much is being accomplished because a new website is created the next day to do the same thing. Not only does the Internet make it easier to do research for a project but it also makes shopping faster and more efficient. The ability to buy almost anything online has reduced the amount of people that actually leave their house to buy things.
Puente also said the Internet?s trend will increase over 50% a year, and in a short while, Internet shopping will reach half of the shopping population (2E). The Internet is the answer for all of our shopping needs. It will provide a boost for our economy and continue to grow with our humanity. Sean Kaldor, the vice president of analytic services at NetRatings Inc. said, ?Two years ago was the attack of the ?dotcoms? ; last year was the revenge of the brick-an-mortars; this year is the year of the economy (Vogelstein 1bw).