Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

His contributions have included in media outlets such as Career Builder, Monster, Career Attraction, and Military Times. Karin Durkee ( @karindurk ) is the Director of Social Media for Corporate Gray. She is a military spouse, educator, technology consultant, and author of Social Media and Your Job Search: Maximizing Your Network for a Successful Transition, an ebook for members of Corporate Gray. Do you need coaching or instruction?I

History of Terminations & Firings Because of Employee Social Media

Workology

It is a digital and social media world we are living in with the use of social media, blogging, video tablets and smartphones only growing in popularity. This new level of personal and professional transparency combined with the availability of mobile technology heightens the likelihood that your workplace will be impacted with social media in some way. Fired Because of Social Media.

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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? We talked a bit about how far we’ve come with the Internet and technology. NO SOCIAL MEDIA OR COMPUTERS AT ALL ON SUNDAYS!!! How Much Social Media Is Enough?

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. She is a community leader, HR pro, social media advocate and entrepreneur. Cyndy: With the advent of social media , information seems to travel at the speed of light. Nothing is private on any social network.

Using Social Media for Business Networking

Workology

A few months ago, after years of becoming completely entrenched in social media, I decided to do a Google and LinkedIn search. He owns and runs a company, Peacock Promotions , in the Northern Midwest and has been a key vendor for my company’s promotional materials/products and I coached him a bit on how to use social/new media to further promote his business. Social Media allows for this.

4 Communication Best Practices for Your Internal Social Media

Workology

Check out Part 1 of our series on Internal Social Media by clicking here. . Building a culture of engagement in real life or via a technology takes time. Social media whether internally or externally facing requires an ongoing commitment which is a challenge for those who aren’t digitally savvy. All Social Media Requires a Commitment by the User. Four Keys to Implementing & Maintaining an Internal Social Network.

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. Social media companies can change their policies at any time, and your photos and updates may be viewed by those whom you never expected to have access. What you say can hurt you in the future; be responsible about social media outlets!

5 Reasons Why Employers Are Looking You Up On Social Media

Career Realism

Before social media, employers primarily screened a job applicant based on the interview and what their previous employers and references had to say. Social media has allowed employers to peek into a job candidate’s professional and personal life. And here’s what employers are looking at on social media: Your personality/passion. Someone who’s sharing and talking about this type of information on social media clearly has a passion for the space.

How To Make Money Off Your Social Media Skills

Water Cooler Wisdom

  That's the case with Alexis Grant, a former writer and editor at US News and World Report who has just launched a thriving social media consultancy.    Alexis has written a book, How to Build a Part-Time Social Media Business , and was kind enough to share some of its highlights with us: 1. But if you can’t find one, or you want to make some money on the side, putting your social media skills to use can be a great way to do that.

5 Ways Coaches, Consultants, and Holistic Practitioners Can Use Google Hangouts

Career Makeover Coach

Originally I avoided using Hangouts because the technology was very glitchy. The post 5 Ways Coaches, Consultants, and Holistic Practitioners Can Use Google Hangouts appeared first on Tai Goodwin. Products Social Media Tools google hangouts online tools Have you tried Google Hangouts yet? Are you thinking about hosting one? I’ve been experimenting with using Google Hangouts with clients, prospects, and my online network.

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How I Deal with Spam & Other Inefficiencies of Electronic Technology

Workology

Learn more about mobile technology trends for HR & recruiting by joining our webinar 11/21 at 11 AM EST. Register here. . Sometimes technology really bites. Technology, particularly my mobile phone, tablet and laptop are the mobile office that runs my company, and when technology doesn’t work, there isn’t anther cell phone or landline to run to when my phone mysteriously bites the dust. Solution to Spam and Unsolicited Emails and Social Messaging.

How Social Media Creates a Fear of Missing Out (And What To Do About It)

Personal Excellence Blog

We are constantly on our phones, glued to social media feeds and checking what other people are up to. In today’s world, FOMO exists on some level in many of our social media habits and online behavior — even if you don’t realize it. Continually refreshing your social media newsfeed to see what’s going on, what’s the latest update, and the new things that people are discussing right now. Social activities.

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Martin Luther King Jr., Social Media, and a Level Plain for Jobseekers

Competitive Resumes

As resume writers, trainers, and job coaches, that same road remains intricate and delicate. Social Media, and a Level Plain for Jobseekers Martin Luther King Jr., Social Media, and a Level Plain for Jobseekers Would Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. have embraced Social Media ala Bill Cosby? Can you imagine the strides that he would have forged in racial and social harmony through Ning and You Tube?

Four Music Careers In the 21st Century Technology Age

Career Alley

What this means is a new suite of roles have opened up with an eye on harnessing the digital and technological developments to make traditional roles more relevant and vibrant. Some of the job will require an understanding of marketing principles and common social media channels. The career features the chance to develop musical personalities for radio ads, commercial music tracks, websites, mobile apps, animated figures, video games and other types of interactive media.

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

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog 4 Lies about social media Posted to: Job Hunt | Networking | Promoting Yourself October 21st, 2009 Del.icio.us And almost everyone knows that social media is a great way to build your network. But many of you are making lots of social media mistakes. I know because so many people tell me that social media is a waste of their time.

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5 Myths (And Truths) About Social Media And Your Job Search

Career Realism

There is a lot of discussion about how, where, and why one must use social media in today’s digital economy. The following myths and truths are intended to demystify some of the ways in which you can utilize social media as a job search resource. Myth: You Must Use Social Media To Find A Job. Truth : Despite what many experts tell you, social media is not an absolute requirement for all jobs and careers.

How Social Media Creates a Fear of Missing Out (And What To Do About It)

Personal Excellence Blog

We are constantly on our phones, glued to social media feeds and checking what other people are up to. In today’s world, FOMO exists on some level in many of our social media habits and online behavior — even if you don’t realize it. Continually refreshing your social media newsfeed to see what’s going on, what’s the latest update, and the new things that people are discussing right now. Social activities.

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Ep 59 – 3 New & Emerging HR Technologies #HRTechConf

Workology

EPISODE 59: NEW EMERGING HR TECHNOLOGIES – PART 2. This podcast is part two of a three (possible four) part series where I introduce my podcast listeners and blog readers to a group of new and emerging HR technologies. These podcast(s) include a series of short mini-interviews where I talk with CEOs and Founders of disruptive and impacting-making HR and recruiting technologies. You can check out Part 1 of our emerging HR technology podcast series by clicking here.

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When in Doubt, Take it Out! Social Media Users - Beware of Your.

Resume Boutique

Social Media Users - Beware of Your Content Blogs, facebook, My Space YouTube, Twitter, Diggs, and more. Millions of people use social media outlets to share personal information, some minute-by-minute. We know employers increasingly use these new technologies to check the backgrounds of job applicants. Users, If you are looking for a job then you must behave like a professional on your social networking sites. Social Media Users -.

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10 Blogs for Job Search, Personal Branding and Career Help

Executive Career Brand

Not only focused on job search, careers and personal branding, the sites I’ve chosen also speak to marketing, social media, leadership, technology and personal development. Joyce’s Job-Hunt.org and Work Coach Cafe. Social Media Today. Blogging Executive Career Management Executive Job Search Executive Personal & Career Branding LinkedIn Social Media & Social Networking blogs career

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Top 100 Twitter Accounts Job Seekers MUST Follow: 2012

Resume Bear

If you’re new to using Social Media in your job search – specifically Twitter – how do you know who to follow for really good advice? abbynicole1204 An up-and-comer in the social media and career space… and a must follow. CoachJennie Full of moxie and audacity, Coach Jennie is a true original! DanaLeavy A career coach with an entrepreneurial mindset – a terrific combination! digibloomwest A talent expert, amazing social media connector and a good soul.

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Baby Boomers, Generation X, Generation Y Competing for Jobs?

Resume Bear

I asked career coaches, advisers and recruiters if there are any patterns in how job seekers from different generations go about the job search. ” Millennials: Often adept at using all forms of social media in their job search. They tend to embrace all kinds of technology and use that technology to their advantage, including applying via their smartphone or tablet or following up via creative ways online.

The Biggest Mistakes New Job Seekers Make

Career Solvers

After coaching over a thousand clients at every professional level and across practically every industry, I’ve found that most make the same rookie mistakes. LinkedIn will be the social media tool of choice for many professionals — but don’t just create a shell of a profile. career management interviews networking resume social media for job search job search resumesI meet many job seekers who have never had to conduct a formal job search.

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5 Powerful Twitter Tips for Business Newbs

Workology

While all the buzz was about Twitter, I kept silent not writing about my favorite social media platform mostly because there are some days when I’m all Twittered out. Social media notably Twitter has an easy barrier for exit and entry. People join social media sites, particularly Twitter in under 5 minutes expecting instant fame or usability. Social Media Twitter twitter for business twitter tips

Gates, Buffett, Kevin Rose and Pete Cashmore: Entrepreneurs Speak

Resume Bear

Muhammad Yunus stands as a sterling example of the social entrepreneurship phenomenon, which blends business opportunities with causes promoting economic, social, political, or environmental justice. Lauren Bush at Under30CEO , April 21, 2011: Lauren Bush, co-founder of FEED Projects, discusses how she applied her entrepreneurial skills to the nonprofit, social justice sector. Jane Chen at Social Capital Markets , Dec.

6 TECH TOOLS TO MAKE YOUR JOB SEARCH EASIER

Call to Career

We all know that the purpose of technology is to make your life easier. As you would imagine, technology can help you with job search as well. career advancement job search Career Coach Employment Agencies Executive Search Find a job Find a job with social media Job opportunities LinkedInBut it may seem a little overwhelming to research all the tech tools out there to find out which ones are the most useful. That being the case, I have done the legwork for you.

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The Top 50 Job Hunting Blogs

Resume Bear

Peruse the extensive article archive and be sure to check out “The Pros and Cons of Using a Career Advisor&# and “Social Networking Gotchas.&#. Jobacle has been featured by The Washington Post , Chicago Sun-Times , NBC, and dozens of other major media outlets. There are helpful insights about job searching and social networking. Atlanta Career Coach has helpful articles from John Long, who has 20 years of experience in Human Resources.

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6 New Year Career Resolutions For You

Catherines Career Corner

All about Jobs Business Career Career Change Career help Career Management CV CV/Resume Empowerment Entrepreneurship Job evaluation Job Search Jobs Leadership and Career Management Linkedin Manager Networking Personal Branding Self-Development Skills Portfolio Social Media Video Web 2.0 Written by Catherine Adenle If you are keen to develop your career further this year, then ensure that you have some New Year resolutions to help your career.

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Video Resumes: New Trend or Gateway to Discrimination?

Ms. Career Girl

Technology played a huge role in adjusting to what the new workplace would look like. How Social Media Is Utilizing Video Resumes. On the latter side, using TikTok and social media during the interview process can surely become a slippery slope.

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101 Career and Employer Blogs for Recruiting Candidates & Employment Branding

Workology

An employee blog for ABB, a global power and automation technology company. Career blog showcasing company culture and employee activities of this technology and engineering company. Blog dedicated to insights for media professionals including the China Expert Management Program at Audi. The conversation site, coaching and recruitment information blog. Their social media shares speak for themselves. It is no secret that I love to blog.

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6 New Year Career Resolutions For You

Catherines Career Corner

All about Jobs Business Career Career Change Career help Career Management CV CV/Resume Empowerment Entrepreneurship Job evaluation Job Search Jobs Leadership and Career Management Linkedin Manager Networking Personal Branding Self-Development Skills Portfolio Social Media Video Web 2.0 Written by Catherine Adenle If you are keen to develop your career further this year, then ensure that you have some New Year resolutions to help your career.

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7 Tips to Deal with Digital Burnout

Personal Excellence Blog

My interactions with my readers happen through my social media pages or email. Even my coaching and courses happen online as well, through a monitor and headset. The only times I meet someone in person is for a live media interview or very important business meetings, and these don’t happen very often (and they shouldn’t, else I’d have no time to get stuff done). Not only that, technology has become an incredibly helpful tool in our life.

2016 71

How to Build Your Authentic Personal Brand

The Job Quest

Mohammed is well-versed in the topics of personal branding and social media, and this post definitely gives some great ideas on keeping your personal brand true to you. If a man who runs the biggest social network on the planet said that, then we have to stop and think about it 100+ times. Yes, it’s you and should be you everywhere and on all social networks. In your second point, you reference presenting “consistent messages&# in all social media.

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Recruiters Insider Secrets To Getting The Job

Tim's Strategy

She is a career coach and founder of nextchapternewlife.com. How can a candidate use social media to connect with and stay in touch with recruiters? Social media offers you a big social networking benefit. Do it right and you gain social credibility. You will pass an important social test and build influence. There are a lot of jobs being posted in social media. Or “Technology Gurus in KC” Everyone likes to be added to lists.

2011 87

Building Actionable Relationships from Social Networking

Career Realism

9 Advantages to Subscribing to Our Site Career-Rx Interview Prep Tool 10 Steps to a Job Search Career Personality Test Attitude Adjustment Twitter 101 Am I Money Quiz Job Search Engine CAREEREALISM Toolkit Contact Us 9 Reasons to Subscribe FREE Webinars Premium Career Tools C3 = Career Coaching Clinic 144-Page e-Book Full-Service Career HMO ABOUT ABOUT US FAQ NEWS & MENTIONS OUR TEAM PRIVACY POLICY WHY WE EXIST AM I MONEY? I was asked to keynote at our Social Media Club.

The Value of Age and Experience in Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter A major media outlet’s recent video article sparked my latest Glassdoor post. A rather youthful interviewer held the microphone to several experienced career coaches and repeatedly suggested that older workers were technologically unsavvy. In turn, she implied that boomers’ inexperience with computers, the Internet and social media harmed their job search efforts. [.]

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7 Status Updates to Post on LinkedIn When in a Job Search

Career Realism

People you are meeting in your search. (“Got some great tips from my job search coach today!”) Links to blog posts or articles you write to showcase your skills and knowledge. (“I’d love to know your thoughts on this newest technology…”). Social Media job search linkedin statusIf you’re like many of my clients, you know you need to be more active on LinkedIn. But, you feel like you don’t know where to start. Right?

2012 87

The hidden job market. - Job Stalker

Job Stalker

As enthusiastic as Ive been for the various Social Media releases that Ive been featuring here, I do realize that these are not as to-the-point for everybody elses job search as they are for mine. This book is based on Ashers work as a career coach, and expounds his "HJM" (hidden job market) system for getting to the right people in the right positions who are likely to be looking to fill jobs before they are listed , or, in many cases, even defined as openings.

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6 Essential Apps Working Professionals Should Know About

Career Realism

It's pretty much an avoidable fact, especially in a world so connected by technology. So, if we're going to be reliant on technology, we might as well take advantage of it. Grammarly via GIPHY Some would argue that good grammar has become a casualty of the emergence of social media and mobile apps. This online grammar and spell checking application will help to ensure that your documents, spreadsheets, emails, and even social media posts are grammatically correct.

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How To Become Tech Savvy In Your Career

Career Realism

Social media, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and many more technological advancements are rapidly changing the world as we know it, and how we interact with it. While change is good, too much change can feel overwhelming, especially if technology isn't your strong suit. But if you're still rocking a flip phone, surfing on Myspace, or struggling to incorporate technology into your everyday workflow, all is not lost.

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6 Essential Apps Working Professionals Should Know About

Career Realism

It's pretty much an avoidable fact, especially in a world so connected by technology. So, if we're going to be reliant on technology, we might as well take advantage of it. Grammarly via GIPHY Some would argue that good grammar has become a casualty of the emergence of social media and mobile apps. This online grammar and spell checking application will help to ensure that your documents, spreadsheets, emails, and even social media posts are grammatically correct.

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15+ Inspiring Recruiting Quotes That'll Motivate You To Hire The Right Way

Recruit CRM

It's all about selling." — Vivek Wadhwa (American Technology Entrepreneur) Quote #14 "I am quite evangelistic about the retained model in recruitment. Send them our way and we will add them to our social media channels

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5 Tips to Creating a Great Professional Blog

Career Realism

If you’re a motivational coach, then make sure your posts are inspirational. Use social media. Successful bloggers use social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn to engage with new and repeat readers. Create profiles for your blog on social media websites and share a link each time you publish a post. Promote your blog by consistently using it as your user name on social media platforms.

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