It looks like the day of the written resume will be over soon. The Chinese tech giant, TikTok is testing its new job application tool which will allow users to record a video and send it as a resume to billion-dollar companies.
Do note that this is just a pilot program for now but you can expect TikTok to roll out officially to all its users worldwide in the future. But for now, this feature is being called TikTok Resumes. For this pilot programme, there are more than 30 companies have signed up such as Chipotle, Target and Shopify.
Especially, during this COVID-19 pandemic, it is really suitable to record a video of your resume and then send it to your future employer. All you need to do is show your best talent in the video and then share it through TikTok’s pilot program. It is highly recommended not to share your personal contact information in the video.
Besides multi-billion-dollar companies, there is a company called Alo Yoga which has signed up for this pilot program. It is looking to hire a social media manager who will be responsible for developing the strategy to promote their business through TikTok and also partnering with influencers. This is one of the most suitable jobs for those of you who really know about the TikTok algorithm.
In conclusion, this program begins from July 7 until July 31. As for now, this pilot program is only available to those who lives in the United States. If you are interested in joining these multi-billion dollar companies then head over now to TikTok and find for the company and send in your video resume.