The application is extremely important. Sure, your resume includes most of the same information, and may get you an interview, but the application is a signed legal document. So take nothing lightly, especially with something that can be perceived as easy. Often when we're hurried, stressed, or even over confident, we tend to make mistakes. In order to have a mistake free application, it may be helpful to keep a piece of paper that you can keep in your wallet or purse which has all your important job related information, such as dates of employment, brief job description (the kind of stuff you may forget if you're nervous). For more tips and tricks for filling out an application click on the link below.