6 Career-Killing Facebook Mistakes

Resume Bear

With more than 400 million active visitors, Facebook is arguably the most popular social networking site out there. With that kind of reach, Facebook can be a valuable tool for connecting to former and current colleagues, clients and potential employers.

my manager keeps disparaging millennials on Facebook (and I’m a millennial)

Ask A Manager

My manager and I are friends on Facebook (she added me, and not the other way around). Normally, I wouldn’t have accepted, but it’s unfortunately a cultural norm around this company that everyone, across several layers of management, is friends on Facebook, so I went along with it. If so, the next time you’re having a reasonably relaxed conversation with her, you could say something like this: “I’ve noticed you post a lot of things on Facebook about millennials.

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Trending Sources

ResumeBear Uses Content Marketing To Explode Awareness

Resume Bear

He built a social network in 2002, built a search engine for textbooks in 2004, imported liquor from Brazil to attempt building a new brand in 2005, and finally developed a business that could support himself beginning in 2007. facebook linkedin resumebear twitter

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Part 4 — The Era of Corp Social Media Discrimination

Blogging4jobs

Now just imagine if these seven woman had glowing references from these same supervisors using LinkedIn and comments on their Facebook and Flickr photos saying things like, “I’m so happy to hear about your pregnancy&# or supervisors simply liking their employees photos.

The Evolution of Social Recruitment [Timeline]

The Undercover Recruiter

2004: Facebook – an online social networking service. 2010: Branchout – a Facebook application designed for finding jobs , networking and recruiting. Everybody knows that the biggest advancements made in recruiting in the last decade have been those related to social media.

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Practitioner Spotlight: Steve Levy, @LevyRecruits

Blogging4jobs

So I’ve been at this since November 2004 – though I primarily write about organizations, HR, recruiting, and careers, there isn’t a topic that I’m not afraid to cover.

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9 Cheap Ways to Network in a New City

Career Realism

Through online research (Facebook, LinkedIn and Google Groups, Meet-Ups) and asking around, find people who are doing what you are interested in. The Black List was started in 2004 by Franklin Leonard, a film development executive looking for good script to read on vacation.

The Evolution of Recruiting, from the Dinosaur Days to the New Social Era

Resume Bear

This was 2004 and I was officially bitten by the LinkedIn bug. What surprises me most is that, even today, many recruiters still hold that same sentiment that I held in 2004. “If I don’t know you or can’t recommend you, I won’t connect with you.&# Huh??

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The Boss Thinks You’re Awesome: Now Up Your Game

Water Cooler Wisdom

After all, I’d been active on Facebook since it was MySpace’s little brother, and my blog, launched in 2004, was one of the most established in our industry. Something happens when you receive constant praise from your boss and other senior leaders. And believe it or not, that something is not so good. You get cocky. You get complacent. Allow me to be honest. I’m a victim of this. Back in 2009 or so, everyone told me I was the most tech-savvy author and consultant they knew.

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The Real Minus of Google+

Blogging4jobs

Conversely Facebook took nearly two years to surpass the 10 million mark. Of course that was 2004 t0 2006, and the adoption rate of social media by the general public has grown by massive proportions.

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The Continual Evolution of Recruiting Technology

Blogging4jobs

One of the most thorough and regularly-updated list of human resource technology funding, mergers, and acquisitions dating back to 2004 can be found here. In December of 2011, Gowalla – a young and thriving mobile location tech competing with Foursquare – was purchased by Facebook.

Why I Stayed 7 Years at the Same Company (and Counting)

JobMob

That was 2004. Visit MicroSourcing.com for more information or Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/MicroSourcing. One way of avoiding a job search is to stay and evolve with your current employer. This a guest post by Karen Cayamanda.

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How Mobile Recruiting & Technology is Transforming HR

Blogging4jobs

Add that to the 340 million tweets posted via the microblogging social-networking site Twitter.com and the conversations of nearly 9 00 million Facebook users , and it’s easy to see why these new engagement platforms demand our attention.

15 Amazing Commercials That Will Inspire the Greatness in You

Personal Excellence Blog

Launched in 2003, the ad went on to receive more awards than any commercial in history; so many that it was both the most-awarded commercial of 2004 and the 33rd-most-awarded commercial of 2003. ( While he was in university, he led his team to 3 national championships (2004, 2005, 2007).

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9 Cheap Ways To Network In A New City

Career Realism

Find A Tribe Through online research (Facebook, LinkedIn and Google Groups, Meet-Ups) and asking around, find people who are doing what you are interested in. It’s an age-old story. You’ve graduated from college and moved to a new city, ready to start your professional life.

Encouraging Facial Hair at Work with Movember

Blogging4jobs

The official website of Movember generates countless hits throughout the month, while their Facebook account has over 38,000 likes in the U.S. According to the SocialTimes, the campaign raised an unimpressive $43,000 in 2004 (pre-social media integration) and jumped to a staggering $80.7

David Zinger: 7 Years Completed in Social Media on October 4

David Zinger

Riding the Social Media Wave – from October 4 2004 to October 4 2011. I have created videos, podcasts, slide shares, You Tubes, webinars, e-books, and worked with Twitter, Facebook, Linked In, and now Google+.

Domestic Abuse. He Abused Me Emotionally & Physically

Blogging4jobs

It was fall of 2004, and I was an emotional wreck. I was inspired to share my story after seeing a friend of mine on Facebook share a story that brought back the memories from those very traumatic days. Abused Women. Physical & Emotional Domestic Abuse. .

Top 10 Most Inspiring Graduation Speeches of All Time

Personal Excellence Blog

And that he diagnosed in cancer in 2004, and by a stroke of fate, survived it? 5) Bono, University of Pennsylvania, 2004 Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip.

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How to take intelligent risks | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Recently, I covered my hallway in wallpaper I bought online (via Wallpaper Weekly ). Posted this to my facebook. Is this your first time here?

2003 12

Asperger's at work: 5 ways to be less annoying | Penelope Trunk's.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The first step to growing a good career in the face of Asperger's Syndrome is to recognize that this is a social skills deficit, by definition, and work, by definition, is a social skills decathlon. Is this your first time here?

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What If Your Job Search Was Covered By an Industry Columnist?

HR Capitalist

At Google, which he joined in April 2004, Pichai is a VP of Product Management. If successful, the hiring of Pichai would be a major raid for Twitter, and mark its place next to Facebook as an up-and-comer in the race to entice away top Google executives.".

The Start-Stop-Continue Method

Learning Voyager

Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: Change , Engagement 1 comments: davidburkus said. Here We Are. Now What? Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.

2010 13

Using Social Media to Network | Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People

Please fill in your FaceBook profile. Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

Blogs without topics are a waste of time | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Stop thinking that you are such an incredibly wide-ranging thinker with so many interests and insights that you cannot be pinned down to just one topic. Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts How to write a blog post people love Why you already know what you should be doing next How to be more creative at work Good blogging is simple: Write good posts (and be thankful) Is grad school right for you?

2009 11

Using Your Network

Hiring Technical People

I don’t recommend Facebook or Myspace for professional networking. My kids use Facebook to post pictures and gab with their friends. Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing.

4 Lies about social media | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Everyone knows that the best way to get a job is to leverage your network. If they go to Facebook, you have no idea what they’ll find out about you because so many people write on your wall about unprofessional things. Is it just like Facebook, where people are more selective about who they friend? These facebook fakers should not friend anyone they actually know in real life. So don't you use Facebook?

2009 10

Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The culmination of my four-year obsession with happiness research is that I think people need to choose between an interesting life or happy life. Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts How to choose a career to get the lifestyle you want New financial data highlights generational rifts I'm moving out of New York City My 9/11 day. Is this your first time here?

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Have You Seen this Lady Before? (The Market Leader Effect)

Personal Excellence Blog

You know she has earned this title when there is a Tumblr and a Facebook fanpage of the same name dedicated to spotting her appearances across the globe (that’s how I knew about most of the sightings above)!!

Five tips for asking better questions | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Now that I am committed to living on a farm which is sort of the anti-New York City, visiting New York City no longer brings up flashbacks to a really, really difficult lifestyle. Is this your first time here?

Change Management, OD, and Project Management

Learning Voyager

Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: Change Management , OD , Project Management 1 comments: Boulevard East Front Porch said. Here We Are. Now What? Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." ~ Mark Twain About Me Terrence Seamon Facilitator, blogger, and transitionist, Terry is engaged, learning, and changing. Interested in reaching me, use my email, thseamon at yahoo dot com.

How to make business travel manageable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Last year I traveled almost every week. Posted by Jess on May 12, 2010 at 4:54 am | permalink | Reply Can you please remind my colleagues that if I post one picture on facebook, it does not mean I am having a great time? Is this your first time here?

2009 10

Asperger syndrome in the office: How I deal with sensory.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook A lot of people ask me how I manage to keep a job when I have Asperger syndrome. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger syndrome in the office: How I deal with sensory integration dysfunction Posted to: Diversity | Knowing yourself | Office Politics September 30th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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Jobs Found: Some Sectors Showing Growth as Others Fade Away.

Boomers Next Step

Wind-generating capacity in the United States grew 39 percent per year from 2004 to 2009, and is expected to grow more rapidly as demand for renewable energy increases.

Productivity is about finding space | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I have often thought that we choose to marry someone who has something we don't have, but we wish we had. Is this your first time here?

Asperger's at work: Why I'm difficult in meetings | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Eighty percent of adults with Asperger Syndrome do not have full-time work. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger's at work: Why I'm difficult in meetings Posted to: Diversity | Knowing yourself October 29th, 2009 Del.icio.us This not because they can’t do the work.

2009 11

How to write about your life | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Agents contact me on a regular basis to ask me if I want to do a book about my life. Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts Thinking of video blogging? I'm originally from Canada but i went to live in Estonia from 1990 to 2004. They'll be especially useful for me on Facebook, where I try to be interesting and often wonder why more people don't appreciate my terribly exciting life.

The Internet has created a generation of great writers | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The best writers in the history of the world are graduating from college, right now. People do good writing every day, in social media—when they write a note on someone’s Facebook wall, when they post a caption to a photo on flickr , or when they post a comment in a group on Brazen Careerist. Have a few falls and the strength to get up again and then tell me how brilliant youth's writing is on Facebook.

Why men should give women flowers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Here’s the deal with giving flowers. Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts There are no bad bosses Leverage sexual harassment Three specific ways to improve your social skills Everyone has something to offer, no matter how little experience you have None of us has especially unique career trouble – not even Emily Gould Comments (121) Leave a Comment I agree! Is this your first time here?

Leverage the advantages of being an introvert at work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The workplace is set up to reward extroverts. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Leverage the advantages of being an introvert at work Posted to: Diversity | Fulfillment | Office Politics November 30th, 2009 Del.icio.us For example, ENTJs make up only 3% of the population but they comprise a wide majority of the world's CEOs.