Monday Best Day to Look for a Job

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By Alan Farnham

New data confirm that what your instinct tells you might be true: Monday is the best day to look for a job.

The study, by, a website matching job-seekers and recruiters, analyzed more than half a million job applications and more than 15 million views of postings on its site. It defined "success" as a job-seeker's moving forward in the hiring process – for example, being invited by an employer to come in for an interview.