The Value of Blogging Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

Executive Career Brand

Blogging is one of the most powerful ways to demonstrate your subject matter expertise, and communicate your good-fit qualities for the jobs you’re seeking along with something of your personality. But setting up and maintaining your own blog may not be a realistic endeavor for you.

2016 99

Career Management for a Winning Job Search Strategy

Competitive Resumes

His tips will provide value in getting you closer in presenting your best self before employers and help you with your career management aspirations and goals. Those of you who are career professionals can receive the additional bonus by leaving your blog, and I will link to it.

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Trending Sources

Should You Blog While Jobseeking?

Resume Bear

He lists seven reasons why a blog will help you in your job search. Blogging while job-searching will: Show what you’re made of. I hope you’ll take a look at my blog (the web address is on my resume) so you can see for yourself the way I think about things.”.

2012 92

45 Inspiring Career Blogs for College Students

Resume Bear

College , ostensibly, prepares participants for their chosen career paths, but tracking down the right entry-level positions comes burdened with its own set of protocols, strategies, and insights, all of which might seem impregnable to the recent graduate.

Have A Blog? 3 Ways to Get It Noticed

Resume Bear

You may have read here that having a blog can be beneficial factor in your job search (or career). In addition, you have been told here the reasons blogging are numerous and here on how to get started. Consider these tips below: Commenting. What do you blog about?

5 Tips For Upping Your LinkedIn Game

Career Realism

5 Tips For Upping Your LinkedIn Game. A bad (or lazy) LinkedIn strategy could hurt your personal brand, which can hurt your overall career success. Here are five tips for upping your LinkedIn game: 1. Write a blog post on LinkedIn’s platform once and awhile.

2016 62

How to Build an Active Candidate Sourcing Strategy [6 Key Tips]

The Undercover Recruiter

As Greg Savage pointed out in his blog post “There’s no such thing as a passive candidate” , there are no passive or active candidates…there are just candidates. The question should really be; does your business have a passive or an active sourcing strategy?

Executive Job Search: How Blogging Makes You Smarter

Executive Career Brand

For years I’ve been recommending blogging to my job-seeking c-suite and senior-level executive clients, to help them become highly visible, build credibility as industry thought leaders, and showcase their unique value to target employers (i.e., or guest blogging/article writing.

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7 Company Career Sites with Amazing Blogs


Blogging has been the best career decision I ever made for me. Blogging is Essential for Employment Branding. Blogging adds another technical benefit to your company careers page and job opening listing. Publix Job Blog. Tips on How to Land Jobs at Publix Stores.

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8 Strategies To Stop Networking & Start Building Genuine Professional Relationships

Career Realism

8 Strategies To Stop Networking & Start Building Genuine Professional Relationships. Once you grasp this definition and approach networking from this context, your dread will dissipate and you will feel much more positive about utilizing this strategy. Create A Professional Blog.

2016 27

Reactive Vs. Proactive Job Search Strategies

Career Realism

Most people use reactive job search strategies , which means they look for job openings and then apply to ones that interest them. Make sure you look at their blog, if they have one, as it gives you a good idea of their areas of expertise and corporate culture. Tip: People respond much better when they are asked for advice versus being asked to help you get a job. The post Reactive Vs. Proactive Job Search Strategies appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

5 Job Search Tips for 2012

Resume Bear

Job search trends of 2011 included creating the infographic resume , using QR codes , and writing your own blog. So what strategies are trending for 2012? StartWire , an online job search organizer, has released their first annual “2012 Best-Kept Job Search Tips.”

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ResumeBear Tips For “2012? New Grads on Linkedin

Resume Bear

Our New Networking series has taken a look at how social media sites can be used as powerful networking tools for new college graduates, sharing our best picks for tips, tools, and more for Facebook, Twitter, and now, LinkedIn.

2012 112

40 Best Career Counselor Blogs for the Brand New Graduate

Resume Bear

These blogs we’ve compiled here can do just that. Filled with career advice, tips from counselors and coaches and information on how to find a dream job, they’re sure to become frequent reading material for workforce newbies.

3 Ways To Get Discovered On LinkedIn: The Thought Leadership Strategy

Career Realism

The term “thought leadership” was first coined by Joel Kurtzman, then Editor-in-Chief of Booz& Co’s Strategy & Business Magazine. Done right, this strategy helps your target market to find you, to get to know you, and to validate your knowledge when compared to other candidates.

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5 Tips For Building Your Brand On LinkedIn

Career Realism

5 Tips For Building Your Brand On LinkedIn. 5 Tips For Building Your Brand On LinkedIn. Here are some tips for building your brand on LinkedIn: 1. Adding a short list of key skills used in the role after your title would be a great strategy.

2016 62

4 Summer Strategies to Step Up Your Job Search

Careers Done Write

This article is written as part of the Career Collective, a group of career professionals who blog monthly on a specific topic. Determine the attributes that make you valuable to employers and develop a strategy to convey your assets by using social media and local networking.

56 Best Job Search Blog Posts of 2012


I asked the Top Job Bloggers around the world for their most popular, most visited blog posts of the past year. Jessica Merrell : Resume & Cover Letter Tips for Articulating Your Awesomeness. Sital Ruparelia : Back To Work Mums: 7 Strategies For Finding Part-Time Work. Susan Lamotte : Tips For Job Seekers: What Recruiters Don’t Want You To Know. Jason Buss : 50 Job Search Tips From Recruiters. Related posts: The 51 Best Job Search Blog Posts of 2011.

2012 43

8 Tips to Create a Successful Social Marketing Strategy in HR

The Undercover Recruiter

8 Tips to Create a Successful Social Marketing Strategy in HR. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer candidates HR managers human resources Sharon Conwell social marketing Strategy

Five Tips for Personal Brand Creation and Maintenance

Professional Resume Services

Connect with these people as soon as possible for tips on how to better construct your personal brand. Blog Job Search Social Marketing/Online Branding Success Strategies c-level personal branding personal branding for senior level managers writing an effective resume

2016 46

5 Strategic Job Search Tips

Career Alley

This post presents some useful strategies for effective job search. She enjoys occasional blogging too. To be unemployed is a distressing experience and is not what one would wish for anyone.

2014 118

HR Blogger Hell & SEO Strategy Tips


Over the past four months, I have been working hard to implement a more robust and aggressive SEO strategy for Blogging4Jobs. As a Human Resource Blog and HR blogger, the concept of SEO, is relatively new for our HR Blogger community which for me is a very, very good thing.

The Toddler Strategy

Personal Excellence Blog

A while back, I read this funny piece on Seth Godin’s blog about the toddler strategy. 5 Tips to Deal with Negative Criticism [Video]. The Toddler Strategy. Giving feedback/criticism: How To Give Constructive Criticism: 6 Helpful Tips | Manifesto.

7 LinkedIn Tips For Recent Grads

Resume Bear

So instead of tweeting about unemployment and checking in at home on foursquare every day, use these 7 quick tips to optimize your job hunt. If you have a blog, add the WordPress app , which will stream posts to your profile.

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Top 10 Social Media Blogs: The 2012 Winners!

Resume Bear

Are you looking for some good blogs to read? Our third-annual social media blog contest generated nearly 600 nominations (almost twice as many as last year’s contest). With that in mind, here are ten blogs that need to be at the top of your reading list. #1:

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5 Tips to Curate Social Media Content That Gets Shared

Resume Bear

Many people have no idea what it means and others are fascinated by the idea of designing their social media marketing strategy. 5 Tips to Curate Social Media Content That Gets Shared: Know your brand values and stick to them. So, make sure that you are updating your Facebook fan page with photos, video, blog posts and podcasts. Share blog posts, photos, videos and internet radio shows of other content creators who share core values with your audience.

Résumé Help: Career Change Strategy

Careers Done Write

For more résumé tips, please read these blog entries: Are You Ready for a Career Change? The Résumé Help blog appears weekly on Mondays. Anna is aiming to shift from an analyst role to that of a corporate diversity program director.

40 Tips for Older Job Seekers That Actually Get Results


” These tips are for you. Here are 40 tips to help you along the way. Job seeking Tip: Try targeting sml-med size firms, less applicants to compete with. In addition to JobMob and QuintCareers (above), subscribe to a handful of other great job search blogs.

2015 59

Tips for College Students to Find a Job in a Recession

Resume Bear

For more tips on networking, read the book, “Never Eat Alone.” Read blogs or start one. One of the quickest ways to become familiar with an industry is to read blogs. Read the top chef blogs. Put a link to your blog on your resume.

Challenge: Write A Blog Post

Career Realism

Challenge: Write A Blog Post. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to write a blog post. Your challenge is to write a blog post using your personal website, a blogging platform, LinkedIn, or something else, and publish it for the world to see. Work It Daily.

???? 40 Tips for Older Job Seekers That Actually Get Results


If you're 40 or beyond, these tips are for you. Here are 40 tips to help you along the way. Job seeking Tip: Try targeting sml-med size firms, less applicants to compete with. In addition to JobMob and QuintCareers (above), subscribe to a handful of other great job search blogs.

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5 Quick Tips For Your Social Media Strategy

Career Realism

The following is an excerpt with minor edits from The Social Media Why: A Busy Professional’s Practical Guide to Using Social Media Including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+ and Blogs for Business by Crystal Washington. Blog – One to two times per week.

5 Tips For Upping Your LinkedIn Game

Career Realism

A bad (or lazy) LinkedIn strategy could hurt your personal brand, which can hurt your overall career success. Here are five tips for upping your LinkedIn game: 1. For more in-depth tips for doing all of these things, check out this article! In the game of life, you play to win.

2014 62

LinkedIn Tip: Be Sure To Add Skills To Your LinkedIn Profile

Resume Bear

So if you search for”social media” as a skill, you will also see related skills like blog, blogging, blogger relations, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. If you haven’t already, also be sure to add your Twitter handle and blog activities to your profile if you have them. Career Advice College Graduates Featured Articles Human Resource News Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Re-entering the Workforce Resume & Cover Letter Tips Social Media Why ResumeBear?

Tell Me About Yourself, Interview Strategies (Back-to-Basics.

Resume to Referral

» Tell Me About Yourself, Interview Strategies (Back-to-Basics Series) I’ve seen professionals who not only can appear confident, but who ARE confident, very successful sales professionals for example, fall flat on their faces in interviews. Sign Up Now to Receive Blog Updates.

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Secret strategies for your executive job search…with Simon Gray [PODCAST – EP19]

Mildred Talabi

My guest on Episode 19 of The Science of Successful Job Hunting is a highly experienced executive recruiter, the founder and director of Career Codex , and the author of two popular books on job search strategies. Listen to previous episodes: Episode 18: 4 tips for a successful career change.

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Is Blogging Required When Job Hunting?

The Job Quest

Linkedin Twitter Facebook rss Home About Services & Packages Contact Recommendations Resources The Job Quest Helping You Reach Your Job Search and Career Goals Is Blogging Required When Job Hunting? A blog can raise your online profile. Write a guest blog post.

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Social Media Tip – Profile Pic Consistency

Resume Bear

If you use social media for business, promotion and/or job seeking purposes or just want to create a cohesive social brand / footprint, you may want to consider using the same profile picture for your various accounts on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube, Empire Avenue, your blog, etc.

Crafting an Action Plan for Your Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

These four tips can help guide you toward job search success! You can also check out our four tips below for developing your action plan. Determine Your Search Strategy. In general, there are search strategies that work and some that don’t.

2017 77

[Limited Time Offer!] Want To Build a Million-Pageview Blog? Introducing: The Blogging Success Program!

Personal Excellence Blog

After much anticipation and hard work, I’m excited to announce that the product version of the blogging bootcamp I conducted in December last year is finally ready for purchase! Ever Wondered What It Takes to Build a Blog with a Million of Pageviews Every Month? “

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