How to Use Social Media to Improve Your Online Reputation [Infographic]

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Did you know that you can actually leverage your social media presence to improve, and even enhance, your online reputation? This infographic from AndyJenkins gives you some tips on how to do just that. With these few tips, you can begin to use social media platforms, from FaceBook to LinkedIn, to establish and grow your personal brand.   

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How to Avoid Blowing Your Next Important Job Interview

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The job interview is a key part of landing a job and your chance to show your new employer that not only do you know what you are after, but also you know what you bring to the table. So leave the paper at home, work on your key messages, and don’t forget to double check whether this is the right role for you.
   

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7 Reasons You Really Need to Join Industry Associations

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It’s tough to grow a business in a silo. By that I mean operating without dialogue, networking and information exchange with other people in your industry. I believe 100% in joining industry associations relevant to your business. They can open doors, lead to new relationships and give you access unavailable to non-members.
   

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5 Quality Ways to Build Your LinkedIn Business Network

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Learn from a top one percent LinkedIn member how she used social media to expand her business network with thousands of new connections.   

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Job Postings: How to Read Between the Lines and Beat the Odds

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Finding a suitable job posting online is tough. Getting called to come in for an interview is even tougher. You sift through the daily job ads, searching for jobs you should apply for. When you finally find a job, you feel pressured to apply quickly so you don’t miss out on the opportunity. You attach your standard resume, hit send, and wait… and wait… and wait. This can be frustrating and discouraging, but what can you do about it?    

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Post-Interview Follow-up: A Convenient Flow Chart [Infographic]

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So, that went well. You did your homework, researched the company, practiced answering typical questions, and dressed to impress. You aced that interview! Now the waiting game begins. You can’t take it.

You’re just itching to follow up with a phone call or an email, but how soon is too soon? When is the right time for a post-interview follow up?   

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