Because of our dependence on technology and the multitude of job boards and job search engines out there, thousands of people rely on online applications when job hunting. Your application may be getting lost in the sheer numbers of qualified applicants. So what can you do?

The Young Entrepreneur Council asked seven successful entrepreneurs for advice, who shared these tactics:

  1. Don’t Discount the Informational Interview
  2. Send a (Personalized) Cold Email
  3. Notify Your Network
  4. Solve a Problem
  5. Get Your Face Out There
  6. Stay on Top of Social Media
  7. Leverage LinkedIn for a Coffee Date (or Two)

See the full article for detailed advice on each of these tactics and boost your chances for the right job!