Tag Archives: Social Media

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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4 Reasons You Must Have Strong LinkedIn Recommendations

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We live in a networked world in which relationships and reputations matter. Strong LinkedIn recommendations validate your reputation based on the endorsements from people who have seen your work in action.   

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LinkedIn Groups: Your Secret Weapon For Success [Infographic]

LinkedIn groups

And one of the most helpful, yet most overlooked, features of LinkedIn: LinkedIn Groups.

This infographic from Indusnet Technologies reveals the benefits of LinkedIn Groups…   

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Facebook Job Searches: Current Reality or Career Myth? [Infographic]

Facebook job searches

Facebook is by far the largest social networking platform, But how many job seekers are actually using Facebook Job Searches to actively seek employment?   

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4 Ways to Demonstrate Leadership Skills Online

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As more companies try to do more with less, hiring managers are always on the hunt for candidates who demonstrate leadership skills.

But this leads to a difficult challenge for many younger job candidates…   

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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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