Category Archives: Social Media

The Digital First Impression: How to Leverage Social Media in Your Job Search

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While the job market is greatly improved, there is another source of anxiety for job seekers: the sheer number of applicants. Add in the fact that recruiters and employers are also mining social media for passive candidates, and the task of finding work can seem daunting.

To achieve job hunting success, then, it is more important than ever to create a great digital first impression…   

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You Career Depends on Your Decisions: Be Careful What You Post Online

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Parents, students, politicians…take note. Anything you post online could cost you your future!

Whether it is tarnishing your credibility, losing a job, or rescinded admissions into college… there are consequences to what you post on social media sites…   

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Online Gone Bad: 4 Social Media Habits Professionals Must Avoid

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No matter what your goals for social media are, or your “choice of poison,” it’s crucial to keep one important thing in mind: your social media habits can make or break your career. 

Even grey areas result in pink slips…   

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Social Media Job Search Success in 8 Simple Steps [Infographic]

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Social media continues to play a larger role in our lives. This has become particularly true as more and more people use social media in their job search.

Yet finding social media job search success remains a tricky proposition…   

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8 Ways to Ensure Your Twitter Bio Helps Establish Your Professional Brand

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Can you establish your professional brand in 160 characters or less? If you have a Twitter account, you already have.

In fact, your Twitter bio is key to establishing your professional brand on Twitter…
   

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Online Profiles and Today’s Employers: Who’s Looking at You, Kid? [Infographic]

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This brief infographic from CareerBuilder shows how many employers are checking you out by major industry.

More important, it shows just how vital it is to have quality online profiles.    

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