Electronic Resume is basically stored in hard disk or over the Internet and primarily used for automated job searching. This is the one that is submitted to resume banks and other online job processing systems. When the Electronic Resume is sent and transmitted over Internet, the automated processing system then converted it into searchable database files to and become available for employers or recruiters who use online tool facilities to search for potential employees.
Keywords play an important role in Electronic Resume as this is the basis of employers in searching the resume. The processing system or software that manage and store Electronic Resume is likewise built and set to search and match through the use of keywords. Keywords are phrases made of nouns and verbs that indicate important information about the applicant. These describe the technical expertise, management or business skills, education and industry knowledge of the applicant.