To help you navigate the complex interaction between social media and your job search, we present the following infographic from Rawhide.org.
In it, you’ll find statistics that reveal the immense power of social sites to make you job search successful. It will remind you, however, that social media can also break your chances of landing your dream job.
The internet and our global business community has, for some time now, made an online element essential to job search. After all, job boards, company websites, and global resume banks have now been a factor for almost two decades.
Effective Personal branding is what sets you apart. It’s what makes you more hirable, and more likable, than someone with similar qualifications. According to career experts, if you’re in the running for a new job, you will be Googled. Make sure you’re crafting a consistent, professional, and original personal brand across your social media platforms and into your job application materials.