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.
Do you know how to leverage social media to further your career?
8 Steps to Social Media Job Search Success
Whether you realize it or not, potential contacts on social media include hiring managers and recruiters. Those hiring decision makers are utilizing social media as not only a prescreening tool to weed out unprofessional candidates. They also use search engines to find passive candidates that are a good fit for the job. So it’s important to be strategic about your social media activity.
This infographic from The Execu|Search Group details eight steps that must be taken to find social media job search success. As you’ll see, it covers everything from privacy settings and general best practices, to personal branding. Use these simple steps to solidify your chance for social media job search success.
Social media is here to stay, and it’s not just family pictures and puzzle games anymore.
Also published on Medium.