If you have been ignoring the power of visual content, maybe now is the time to start… Have you heard? Visual marketing is hot! Businesses use pictures, images, and video to promote themselves and their products and services. And you should too! After all, we all want to increase the number of people viewing, sharing and engaging with what we share or write! But sometimes, getting started using visual content is challenging. In fact, when speaking with job seekers, business owners, and companies, I often hear things like, “I don’t know what to share.” And, “we wouldn’t benefit from using
If you are tired of the same old routine of searching for jobs, applying and then not hearing anything back, you need to try some new social media strategies. Or maybe you will find it easier to just enhance how you use LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and SnapChat to steal the show within your career niche.
Instagram is the popular photo-sharing social media platform. But why would you want to use it for your job search? If you are already on Instagram, consider using it to build your personal brand and online visibility. And to connect with potential employers (who also are using Instagram). It’s just one more place online you can tell your career story and develop a valuable network.
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram go everywhere we go. We’re always connected. Why not use social media to help you with career management! No matter where you are in your work life: recent college graduate, mid-career or closing in on retirement, “there is an app for that” as the saying goes.