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The State of Social Media Recruitment in 2016 [Infographic]

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How much influence does social media really have on getting hired? The new, 2016 Social Media Recruitment Survey by Career Builder, can provide some insight.   

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10 Easy Ways to Create a Highly Visible Personal Brand

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Your personal brand in the key to success today. It can’t work for you, however, if no one sees it.

We asked the members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) to provide some tips on creating a highly visible personal brand. Here are their insightful answers…   

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Is That Patchwork Resume Damaging Your Personal Brand?


Want to distinguish your resume from every other resume on the recruiter’s desk?

Yes, you can! And you don’t have to create one that looks like a patchwork quilt… you know, the kind where an individual copies phrases and sentences from the many versions of their resumes…   

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Is Your Personal Brand a True Story? [Infographic]


Sure, “authentic” is a major buzzword. But just maybe… it has rightly earned it’s place in the buzzword hall of fame. Being true to yourself is that important.

Which is why we appreciate this infographic from Gigoing. Here, you’ll learn exactly how to make your personal brand match the real you… and tell your real story.   

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What Does Your Online Image Say About You? [Infographic]

Did you know that 56% of adults don’t actively think about the consequences of their online activities? In the Social Age, that is a bad move!

To learn why, check out this infographic from Microsoft, which shows the consequences of not carefully protecting your online image…   

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5 Personal Branding Tools Perfect for the Tough Times


Since the majority of our time is spent at work, what we do professionally affects the way that we view ourselves personally, too.

But, what happens if you are involved in prolonged job search? Or you lose your job?   

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