Net Working

Use the Web to nab top job candidates.
This story first appeared in the May 1998 issue of Entrepreneur. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe.

Can you use the Web to find top-notch job candidates in an exceptionally tight labor market? Aspen Tree Software, a leader in computer-driven human resources systems, says Net-savvy businesses can indeed use the Web for recruiting, and the company offers several tips for doing it right:

  • Develop an online employment application to make it easy for candidates to express interest.
  • Use e-mail to stay in touch with job candidates. Even if no position is currently available, e-mail can keep them thinking of you.

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