Five Tips for Social Media Job Seekers

Career Alley

Just because social media is a young industry with an approach that tends to be more direct and friendly, it doesn’t mean you can toss out the formalities when it comes to seeking a position at a reputable social media agency. Social Media Professional.

Why Social Media Is The New Resume

Career Realism

Why Social Media Is The New Resume. Today’s resumes, particularly in creative and digital fields, are dynamic portfolios that might encompass several different social media platforms. The post Why Social Media Is The New Resume appeared first on Work It Daily.

How to Get a New Job Using Social Media

Careers Done Write

Learning the ins and outs of using social media for job search can be quite an undertaking. Between LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook, the three main social media sites, there is a lot to understand. Job Search Strategies social media

Why You Should Create a Social Media CV [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

This infographic (from Online Colleges ) outlines the main reasons why you should dump the normal CV and create a social media version. 1 in 6 job seekers credit social media for landing their most recent/current job.

Why Social Media Is The New Resume

Career Realism

Today’s resumes, particularly in creative and digital fields, are dynamic portfolios that might encompass several different social media platforms. It’s often used as an online version of your regular CV but you can use it in a way that’s much more helpful for potential employers.

The Power of Social Media in Your Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

The digital age, thousands of career websites, thousands of opportunities online, thousands of CV’s sent a day. Employers will look you up on social media This should be no surprise to you that. The Power of Social Media in Your Job Search.

8 Most Common CV Mistakes

Ms. Career Girl

The post 8 Most Common CV Mistakes appeared first on Ms. When it comes to applying for a new job, your CV could be just the ticket to get you that initial foot in the door and secure an interview. CV Mistakes. Social Media Overdose. Just not in a CV.

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How to Market Yourself Through Social Media

Corn on the Job

If you think a sparkling job campaign just involves a sharp interview manner and flawless CV, you may want to reconsider. That’s why maintaining a consistent message throughout social channels can help you stand out from the pack. Separate your professional and social selves.

5 Common Social Media Mistakes that Candidates Make

The Undercover Recruiter

Looking for a job in London nowadays is more akin to playing a game of “Frogger” than simply sending your CV to a vacancy. Most job-seekers have more than one social account with Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn being the. 5 Common Social Media Mistakes that Candidates Make.

20 CV Tips That Lands Job Interviews

Catherines Career Corner

So, look at your core resume or CV. Related posts: Trim the Fat Off Your CV: 25 Things to Take Out. All about Jobs Career Career help Career Management CV CV/Resume Infographic Interview Job Interview Job Search Job Seekers Jobs Jobs and Careers Linkedin Skills Skills Portfolio Social Media Tips Web 2.0 Written by Catherine Adenle OK, usually you have about 15 seconds to make an immense first impression on any hiring manager.

How to Use Social Media to Find Your Perfect Job

The Undercover Recruiter

Social media has changed the way people live their lives in many ways, mostly in terms of their social activities. As in every walk of life, social media sites can be lots of fun and a great tool and the world of recruitment is no exception.

How You Could Be Sabotaging Your Job Search With CV Mistakes

Ms. Career Girl

So, your CV is ready to send out to recruiters or hiring managers, and you’re poised to take those all-important interview invites. You may have a packed CV, but if it’s littered with spelling mistakes and bad formatting, it won’t perform well overall.

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10 CV Mistakes That Put Employers Off Your Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

This starts with their CV. Their CV is generally the first opportunity they get to make a great impression and to sell their skills and experience. 10 CV Mistakes That Put Employers Off Your Candidate. Recruiting 10 Tips candidate client cv-library CVs Recruiter Social Media

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35 Smartest Ways to Snag a Job in This Digitized Era

Catherines Career Corner

By Catherine Adenle Forget your boring paper CV/Resume, tired hiring managers with a pile of CV on their desks, persistent cold callers, compulsory first face to [.] Related posts: Forget Your CV, Instead, Network and Demonstrate Your Skills.

10 Sure Fire Job Search Strategies

Catherines Career Corner

Forget Your CV, Instead, Network and Demonstrate Your Skills. All about Jobs Career and Job Search Tips CV/Resume Interview Job Interview Job Interview tips Job Searching Job Seekers Networking Skills Social Media Web 2.0

How To Write A CV That Gets You Hired

Career Realism

How To Write A CV That Gets You Hired. The first, important step to getting dream graduate jobs is your CV – it needs to stand out. When writing your CV make sure everything you’re including is relevant to the positions you’re applying for. Video CV.

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Google Glass: How Could It Change Social Media and Recruitment? [TECH TUESDAY]

The Undercover Recruiter

As someone who works in social media, I’m fascinated to see how it is going to affect my industry. While there’s nothing particularly wrong with Google+, there’s never really been a compelling reason to use it when there are so many other social networks out there.

social media and job searching

Resume Writing

Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints Master Resume Writer | Certified Resume Writer | Expert provides free resume writing information, resume help, tips, advice, career job searching tools, online social networking via this Resume Blog, Resume Writing Blog, Career Blog. Main | My Twitter Resume Writing and Job Search Tips » April 07, 2009 Social Media and Job Searching So what is all this Twitter , Linked-in , Visual CV and other Social Media about?

Top Tips for quickly improving your CV

Mildred Talabi

Your CV is one document you’re going to need to pay special attention to throughout your working life and there’s always something new to learn about improving it. In this sponsored guest post, recruitment agent, Simon Cruz, offers his top tips for quickly improving your CV.

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Jobseekers’ round-up (April): CV buzzwords, cover letter headlines & side hustlin’

Mildred Talabi

So here goes… ‘I’m a fun-loving team player’: The terrible buzzwords you must delete from your CV | The Metro. Read the full article here… INFOGRAPHIC: How employers use social media to screen applicants.

20 Quickest Ways to Get a Job Now

Catherines Career Corner

Forget Your CV, Instead, Network and Demonstrate Your Skills. Want to know the quickest ways to get a job now? Tired of pounding the pavements looking for your dream job? It’s time to explore these 20 quickest ways to get a job now as showcased on the Infographic below. These quickest ways to get a job now are through a combination of sure fire ways through [.]. The post 20 Quickest Ways to Get a Job Now appeared first on Catherine's Career Corner.

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How Social Media Will Help Your Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

You may already be on social networking sites, but may never have used them for your job search. Whether you are looking for a recruitment or marketing career social media will be an asset to your job search. Social media is a great way to make that first point of contact.

51 quick and easy ways to improve your CV

Mildred Talabi

This post does exactly what it says on the tin – if you want to improve your CV in a hurry, here are 51 quick and easy things you can do right now… Scrap that cheap template you downloaded from *that* dodgy website. Write your name in a bigger, bolder font than the rest of the CV.

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51 quick and easy ways to improve your CV

Mildred Talabi

This post does exactly what it says on the tin – if you want to improve your CV in a hurry, here are 51 quick and easy things you can do right now… Scrap that cheap template you downloaded from *that* dodgy website. Write your name in a bigger, bolder font than the rest of the CV.

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Need a Job? Search these Databases

Catherines Career Corner

Forget Your CV, Instead, Network and Demonstrate Your Skills. Need a Job? Search these databases. There are thousands of jobs on the web. So, there is no need to pound the pavement looking for a new job when you can find one from the comfort of your home. Need a job? Explore the databases to get your dream job. By Catherine Adenle. If you need a job, obviously, exploring [.]. The post Need a Job? Search these Databases appeared first on Catherine's Career Corner.

How to Write the Ultimate CV

Corn on the Job

Your CV is the crucial first step to getting your desired graduate job. The key when writing your CV is to make sure it’s relevant to the roles you’re applying for. A recruiter could look at your CV for a matter of seconds, so the information needs to be clear and easy to locate.

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How To Write A CV That Gets You Hired

Career Realism

The first, important step to getting dream graduate jobs is your CV – it needs to stand out. When writing your CV make sure everything you’re including is relevant to the positions you’re applying for. Start your CV with your name, contact details, and a short personal statement.

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CV Format: Old VS. New

Career Realism

However, new isn’t always better and it’s imperative you choose a CV format that’s a good fit for your target sector. Here are some older CV formats: Word / PDF. If you need help with this try using a CV Builder. Now, imagine someone reading your CV.

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Forget About Your CV and Start Networking Now!

Position Ignition

In this article he says that for "as long as he can remember, the CV has been the ‘passport’ to jobs and to work. CV and Interviews Job Search Networking

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Social media CAN get you a job … or, I hired a blog reader — Ask a.

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager Social media CAN get you a job … or, I hired a blog reader January 24, 2011 Here’s a story I’ve been wanting to tell for a while — and it has a moral too, about how social media can help you get a job!

You have submitted your CV/Resume, now what?

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Job Hunting – It’s a Jungle Out There Restarting Your Job Search When All Else Fails – Vol 2 » You have submitted your CV/Resume, now what?

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The History of the CV [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

This infographic (from the National Careers Service ) shows the history of the CV. Takeaways: 1482 – Leonardo de Vinci creates the first professional CV. RELATED: How to Create the Ideal Social Media Resume. The History of the CV [INFOGRAPHIC].

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Top Tips to include on your LinkedIn profile, but not your CV

Career Alley

While this can be a great asset for those on the lookout for jobs, be careful not to make the mistake of thinking your LinkedIn profile and CV are interchangeable. LinkedIn is more akin to a ‘master CV’ where information can be obtained from, depending on what role you’re applying for.

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Forget Your CV, Instead, Network and Demonstrate Your Skills

Catherines Career Corner

This is a bold suggestion from me but let’s face it, what would you do if you are forced to throw away your one-dimensional paper CV, and pretend that you don’t have [.]. All about Jobs Career Career help Cover Letter CV/Resume Empowerment Job Interview Jobs Leadership and Career Management Networking Personal Branding Skills Portfolio Video Web 2.0 Tweet Written by Catherine Adenle I know what you are thinking.

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Six is the new 30 – you now have less seconds to impress with your CV

Mildred Talabi

This article has been circulating on the social media front for a little while so if you haven’t yet seen it, it’s probably because a) you don’t follow me on Twitter , or b) you haven’t joined my 7 Keys to a Winning CV Facebook page. What this means for your CV (six key areas).

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The 10 Commandments to Being a Successful Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

Thou Shall Perfect Your CV Your CV should ideally be 2 pages of attention grabbing, hard hitting information about you, your achievements, qualifications, personal qualities, vision and skill set. Job Search Career CV Tips Interview job search job seeker Social Media

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Why CV Databases Are a Waste of Time

The Undercover Recruiter

From feature adverts and skyscraper banners to enhanced social media promotion, you can get it all at Bubble but there’s one thing you can’t get… and it’s something that really confuses (and annoys) a lot of our potential clients – we’re talking of course about CV database access.

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5 Steps to Creating a Personal Brand Statement

Position Ignition

CV & Applications Social Media & BrandingWhether your current career goal is finding a new job, changing careers or getting a promotion, creating a personal brand statement, or elevator pitch, can help you to define more clearly who you are and what you’re about, which will in turn help you to achieve your objective. However, we don’t always find it easy to write or talk about ourselves.

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5 Ways That Technology Can Step Up Your Job Search #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

Technology and social media have become integral parts of our daily life and they can really step up your job search if you make the most. Job Search Tech Tuesday Technology Uncategorised blog Career job search Networking Social Media video CV

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These 30 Social Networking Blunders Can Derail Your Job Search

Catherines Career Corner

Social Networking Sites for Job Search. All about Jobs Career Career help Career Management CV/Resume Facebook Interview Job Interview Job Search Job Searching Job Seekers Jobs Leadership and Career Management Linkedin Networking Personal Branding Social Media Twitter Web 2.0

Podcast #1 – 5 career goals

Mildred Talabi

These five goals are: Get familiar with social media. Give your CV a makeover. Click here to subscribe to Mildred’s updates and get a free audio download of “Land that job with a winning CV”!

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Are You Sabotaging Your Job Search?

Catherines Career Corner

In today’s job market and in view of various recent technological advancements and the rise of online social networking sites, there are more ways than ever for you to sabotage your job search. As a job seeker, are you sabotaging your job search unknowingly? By Catherine Adenle. From competing with more experienced job seekers to a single [.]. The post Are You Sabotaging Your Job Search? appeared first on Catherine's Career Corner.

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Why jobseekers need to show interest in Pinterest…

Mildred Talabi

Unless you’ve had your head firmly stuck in the sand over the past three months or so, you would have noticed that everyone is going on about the latest social network that is set to “take the world by storm”.

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