Category Archives: Social Media

4 Reasons Digital Natives are Born Ready to Compete Globally

digital natives

Millennials are the first generation with full access to the ever-expanding, global business community.

Technologies from social media and online networking, to video-teleconferencing and virtual collaboration tools, give young professionals an advantage that previous generations did not so readily enjoy: a job search without geographical limits.   

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A Social Media Cheat Sheet for Online Rock Stars [Infographic]

social media cheat sheet

You’re working hard to expand your sphere of influence online, but sometimes you need a little guidance.

So wouldn’t it be great to have a social media cheat sheet so you know exactly how to make the biggest impact on each channel?   

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What You Need to Know About Your Online Presence [Infographic]

online presence

We spend a ton of time online… but do we really know how all that time contributes to our overall online presence? Our digital first impression?

Maybe not, but thanks to this concise infographic from Domain.me, here’s what we do know…   

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The Comparison Chasm (or “No, You DON’T Want to Be Like Zuck”)

The Comparison Chasm (or “No, You DON’T Want to Be Like Zuck”)

Social media influences many aspects of our lives. If you’re a savvy user of social networks and online learning, you now have avenues into new opportunities that, until we entered the Social Age, never existed before.

And yet there’s an enormous amount of pressure to be successful in this innovative environment…   

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Privacy is a Job Seach Killer: Online Visibility Now Required

privacy and online visibility

We all do research online when considering a purchase, even going to a restaurant or a movie. In doing so, we are protecting our investment.

Not surprisingly, recruiters and employers do the same thing. Online, they research job applicants and job candidates to see what they can find out…   

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How to Post the Perfect Profile Pic [Infographic]

perfect profile pic

By now, we all know how important that perfect profile pic is on social media. LinkedIn goes so far as to say that an account with a professional headshot is 14x more likely to be contacted.

But exactly how do you create and post that perfect pic?   

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