Does Social Media Belong on Your Resume?

Professional Resume Services

Almost everyone has at least one social media account today. So since social media is such a big part of life and business, doesn’t it make sense to include your accounts on your resume? Best Social Media Accounts to Include on Your Resume.

Avoid These 3 Self-Sabotaging Social Media Mistakes

Executive Career Brand

A robust online presence is great for your personal brand and executive job search, but not all publicity is good publicity. Of the many missteps I see executives make with personal branding, their social media activity and online presence, these are the 3 most damaging ones.

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Your Social Media Resume

Professional Resume Services

You’ve likely heard of social media. If you’re really social media savvy, then you might have bought into the Pinterest craze as well. LinkedIn is the social media website for professionals. Your LinkedIn profile is your social media resume.

Make LinkedIn and Other Social Media Profiles Your Second Resume

Professional Resume Services

If you’re seeking an executive-level position and you’re not on social media, you need to be. A growing number of employers peruse top candidates’ social media accounts as part of the hiring process. How Do Employers Use Social Media?

Taking Advantage Of Social Media Promotion

Professional Resume Services

In this day social media and social networking is everything and if you are not a part of it you are missing out on a great deal. When you apply for a job offer your future employer the chance to look at one or more of your personal pages on various social media sites.

6 Ways To Turn Your Social Media Savvy Into A Career

Professional Resume Services

Did you know that many businesses are looking for someone to be their Social Media Manager? It’s true — because social media is fast becoming an essential part of marketing and customer relations, companies need somebody to devote a lot of time to doing it right.

New Survey Shows Executives Need Social Media Skills

Professional Resume Services

There are many CEOs who are not interested in social media because they are incredibly busy. The global conversations are happening on social media, and not being part of the conversation means others are controlling the topics. These are: Social CEOs make better leaders.

Social Media Spins Too Fast

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

Six Ways Employers, HR & Recruiting Can Use Social Media

Workology

I’m up early this morning prepping for my 4 hour Social Media 101 Training in Lawrence, Kansas today. Social media, social recruiting and employment brand and their use cases for human resources are on my mind. Social Recruiting.

How Much Social Media Is Enough?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

Social Media: Never on Sunday?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

Social Media Makeover: What to Do Before You Start Hunting

Professional Resume Services

Believe it or not, the majority of employers will review your social media profiles before hiring you. Social media used to be just a fun way to communicate with friends online, but since it’s been booming in recent years, recruiters are also utilizing social media.

The Top Two Social Media Mistakes to Avoid

Professional Resume Services

Today, a social media mistake can be blasted around the world in a nanosecond. It’s not normally a problem for your social media friends to know where you work, but avoid discussing your company online. Everyone makes mistakes and everyone knows this.

Using Social Media to Get Hired?

Resume Bear

If you’re not using social media to help you land your next job, you’re not getting on the radar of recruiters and hiring managers. It’s becoming the new job search secret — 37 percent of employers currently use social media to research job candidates, and an additional 11 percent plan to start doing this in the future. Since it focuses on your professional history, it’s a live resume that many people see. And use social media indirectly.

5 Social Media Tools to Disrupt the Job Application Process

Competitive Resumes

To succeed, you have to disrupt the normal flow of internal job referrals, perform and get noticed showing social proof through your online presence, and offer value extending beyond a pay scale can measure. In either case, it’s significantly important to create an employable brand online.

Social Media ROI: Is It Worth the Time?

Executive Career Brand

Social Media ROI: Is It Worth the Time? is a post from: Executive Career Brand. So much has been written and said about whether social media brings enough return on time invested. They are the single best tool for marketing my brand and the services I offer.

5 Reasons to Unfollow Career Obstructing Social Media Contacts

Competitive Resumes

Guilt by association on social media is a reality. Listen to Personal SEO for Your Online Resume. It’s your personal brand to perfect. The extreme approach on some social networks requires you to block them.

Why Social Media Is The New Resume

Career Realism

Why Social Media Is The New Resume. Resumes are no longer about a two page piece of paper updated only when you’re looking for a job. Related: The Google Job Search: Is It Time To Dump The Traditional Resume? Don’t just read your resume out though.

Why corporate America needs to embrace social media

Resume Bear

Margo caught my attention over a year ago when I saw her omnipresence on numerous social media platforms. She is one of the most respected and well-connected individuals in the social media and human resource space today. Nothing is private on any social network.

Using Social Media in Your Search for a Job: ResumeBear

Resume Bear

The evolution of the Internet and social media websites means that job hunters and employers are fast realizing its potential in finding and filling jobs. Branding Yourself. You can attract job offers by building a powerful personal brand. Social Media Proactivity.

How Social Media and Job Boards Can Work Hand in Hand

Professional Resume Services

While social media is a relatively new development, it has made waves around the world thanks to its exceptionally wide reach. Anyone in the middle of a job search can benefit from social media to land the perfect new job. Don’t Discount Social Media Entirely.

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10 Quick and Easy Ways to Use Social Media to find a Job

Career Alley

Social media has changed the way we do many things. Using social media can easily give you an advantage in your job search. For your “friend” accounts make sure you take full advantage of the privacy settings or social media may actually cost you a job.

Can Social Media Help Me Find a Job?

Resume Bear

But have you tried social media? Have the Right Social Media Accounts. There are many tools out there that are specific to jobseeking, several of which can be found on social media. Stay up-to-date on your job search and what is out there with social media tools. Make sure that you don’t use your social media sites and networking in a selfish way. Social media is everywhere and affects everything.

How to Lose Friends and Alienate People with Social Media

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

Social Media 101 is coming to Chicagoland!

Ms. Career Girl

Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Social Media 101 is coming to Chicagoland! Today we are announcing our first official project- Social Media 101. Social Media can change a small business. Also, Matt and I will are co-authoring a “Social Media 101?

Browseworthy: Social Media Tips for Job Seekers

Career Makeover Coach

15 More Tips on Social Media and Finding a Job: Six out of the 15 tips offered here focus on leveraging social media to learn and by doing so become a resource for your field or network. Build a Powerful Brand to Achieve Career Success).

5 Top Tips for Finding a Job on Social Media #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

As a job seeker, you have probably researched all there is to know about cover letters, resumes, and interviews. However, are you familiar with the latest technique of job searching – social media? 5 Top Tips for Finding a Job on Social Media #TechTuesday.

What Does Your Social Media Profile Say About You?

Career Realism

What Does Your Social Media Profile Say About You? No doubt you have heard the term personal branding. Once upon a time only companies had to worry about their brands. Related: What Your Social Media Says About You To Employers.

Five Helpful Methods of Incorporating Social Media as You Look for Work

Professional Resume Services

Professional Resume Services can help you with LinkedIn profile development! While the Internet—and especially social media—has been brushed off in the past as a means of finding work, it now can serve as an extremely valuable tool during your job search efforts.

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Social Media and Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

Anything that you post on any social media sites or web forums will be cached, and even the not-so-technologically-savvy among us can extract old ramblings from years ago. What you say can hurt you in the future; be responsible about social media outlets!

Your Focus on Social Media Should Be?

Resume Bear

Is it a marketing directive, or are you evolving into a social business? A tactical attempt at social means you’re very likely not centering around people, their needs and motivations – and the point is that this is social media, so people first.

Source Qualified Candidates on Social Media in Half the Time

Workology

For most recruiting departments, social media plays an important part of any hiring, recruiting, and employment branding process. Searching, combing and sourcing individual websites, communities and social networks takes an exhaustive amount of time and effort.

7 Detrimental Social Media Mistakes Recruiters Make

Workology

Social media has revolutionized the hiring process of newcomers from around the world. Watch out for the following social media deathtraps that could spike the honor and integrity of your business: Mistake #1: Skimming Through Your Candidate’s Resume. It is understandable that perhaps there is more than one applicant for the recommended post, but that doesn’t mean you should skim through resumes. LinkedIn is a social network, but for professionals.

The Secret Advantage Of Social Media

Professional Resume Services

Did you know that your use of social media can get you hired? (It Your online presence and social media connectivity is an increasing factor in how potential employers fill openings. It can also get you fired but that’s a different subject.)

3 Juicy Insider LinkedIn Personal Branding Tips

Executive Career Brand

I’ve not only learned how to help my clients leverage LinkedIn for job search, but also how to use it to build my personal brand and business. Here are a few strategies that I rely on to build my personal brand and promote my business. Executive Job Search and Personal Branding Help.

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How to Keep Social Media From Working Against Your Job Search

Resume Bear

Social intelligence has historically referred to one’s ability to interact with others socially in an intelligent way. The capacity to interact on the job in an appropriate social manner is critical to career success. The newer meaning of social intelligence is QUITE different.

How to Prepare Your Social Media for a Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

You have to get your resume up to date and impressive , create the perfect cover letter , find out who is hiring and prepare for those tough interview questions. Even though you’ve got a lot on your plate, don’t overlook management of your social media accounts.

7 Secrets to Get a Job Using Social Media – do you know them?

Resume Bear

Tooth Fairy, Santa Clause, The Baby Stalk and mailing resumes to HR. Social networks are starting to become part of the criteria that both hiring managers and college admissions officers are using to weed out applicants.

Reader Question: How Do I Transition to a Career in Social Media?

Ms. Career Girl

Will you do a post on what it takes to make a career change and work in Social Media? . Social Media but don’t know how to make that switch. The next thing you should do is figure out how to build your social media track record.

12 Ways To Build Personal Brand Evangelism

Executive Career Brand

You may feel that “Brand Evangelism” is a fussy term. It may even turn you off to the whole concept of personal branding. What Are Brand Evangelists? According to digital marketing expert Neil Patel, in his Forbes article, What Does A Brand Evangelist Do, And Do You Need One?

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Showcase Your Personal Brand with LinkedIn Comments

Executive Career Brand

[This article was originally published for my gig as the Personal Branding Expert on Job-Hunt.org.]. 3 Places on LinkedIn to Express Your Personal Brand and Reinforce Your Subject Matter Expertise by Commenting: 1. Keep the tone and information on-brand and professional.

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Look, I Found My Personal Brand Doppelganger!

Executive Career Brand

Right away you think, “That guy’s personal brand is the same as mine!”. Several times over the 20+ years I’ve been writing personal brand content for executive job search , I’ve come across people who stole content I wrote for a client of mine. How and Why Personal Branding Works.

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The Key To Ruling Social Media: Be TRUHE

Career Realism

When we are TRUHE using Social Media, as well as in all areas of our lives, we create value and opportunities for ourselves and our connections. Related: Rules Of Intimacy For Social Media. And reputation is important when using social media and in our lives.