Job boards are one great resource you can use in your job search, but remember you are competing against large numbers of job seekers who also believe job boards are the primary resource. Diversify and seek jobs from other resources to improve your chances of being ‘seen’ by employers. In fact, take time to connect with employers directly by doing the research of companies in your desired field and location, and directly targeting them with a resume and cover letter designed specifically for them. For more tips on diversifying your job search, read “5 Great Alternatives to Job Boards” by Jessica Holbrook Hernandez.