You should know and understand that the job search tactics that worked 10 years ago do not work today. Even those that may have worked a year or two ago are now struggling. The job search environment has changed so much! What has changed the most is the way in which employers use the Internet to collect, classify and manage potential employees. For many jobs, the competition is extreme, there may be thousands or tens of thousands of job applications for jobs or jobs that interest you. While it is true that a good curriculum can make a big difference in this effort, it is not the only factor. Below are some elements that will make your application notice and you will get more answers than you have had in the past.