There’s actually an ideal time of day to apply for a job if you want to get it, according to a recent study.
Researchers found that applications received after 7:30pm were the least likely to result in an interview. Instead, the sweet spot for sending in a job application — and receiving a reply — is actually in the morning!
The reason? It’s all about making your résumé one of the first things in a person’s inbox.
Here are some other need-to-know tips about resumes, job applications and more to jump-start your climb up the career ladder: