Unlock Facebook to Discover a More Friendly Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter For some, Facebook is a natural extension of your career and personal brand, adding value to your story. For others, Facebook is a locked-down arsenal used solely to swap pictures and personal updates with your innermost circle.

Facebook: Please Create a Job Search Mobile App

Competitive Resumes

Dear Facebook , You have charmed billions. Facebook is where the people are. Job seekers are active here as well – not all, but many of them. And we’ve all heard you are the next place to look for a new job, that you may be even better than a job board.

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Is Facebook Good For Job Searches?

Professional Resume Services

One question that often pops up is, “How about Facebook? Can I use it for searching for a job?” ” The short answer is, of course you can use Facebook for job searches.

How to Use Facebook as a Job Search Tool

Career Solvers

Many people use Facebook on a regular basis to stay in touch with friends and family, but few recognize the value Facebook can play in a job search. The quality of the connections on Facebook lends itself to fertile ground for immediate and meaningful networking.

Ways to Use Facebook for Your Job Search

Resume Bear

We often hear about how job seekers can use social networks like LinkedIn and Twitter to their advantage. But what’s sometimes overlooked is the biggest network of them all: Facebook. We think of Facebook as a way to connect with friends, not necessarily hiring managers or employers.

Use Facebook to Propel–Not Derail–Your Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Whether or not you actively participate on Facebook, the role of this social media powerhouse in reputation management is notable. Some folks I know rely on Facebook [.] Facebook Glassdoor.com Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter job search Social Media career advice facebook

Twitter vs LinkedIn for Executive Job Search Networking

Executive Career Brand

Many of my clients consult me about which social media platforms – LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, YouTube, etc. – are the best ones for them to use, to accelerate their executive job search. Executive Job Search LinkedIn Twitter networking

2018 172

Essential Checklist to Optimize LinkedIn For Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Along with being an essential tool for executive job search, LinkedIn plays an important role in overall career management. They don’t seem to realize that LinkedIn is a primary destination for people who are sourcing and assessing good-fit job candidates and people to do business with.

2016 281

Job Search News October 6, 2017

Competitive Resumes

Your job search could use these articles and resources so enjoy! Companies should post salary range along with a job description. MarkADyson Do you wonder if you should include salary in the job posting? What not’s so…uh, oh in job search? .

2017 139

Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies appeared first on Ms. Are you actively seeking a job? Has your search been long, difficult, and frustrating? It’s free, and it will make you stand out from thousands of other job seekers.

2016 175

Job Search News, October 20, 2017

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news with articles and resources so enjoy! Maybe Facebook wants to be like LinkedIn in its own way. We can use other people’s uncomfortable job interview experience to see the signs we need to avoid this job!

2017 136

Overwhelmed with Job Search – Job Search Boards

Career Alley

Job Search Boards, recruiters, company career sites, social sites and so on. How much time should you spend on all of the millions of things you need to do in your job search? So here goes, starting with some of the more popular names in job search.

10 Steps to Executive Job Search Success

Executive Career Brand

Many of the c-suite and senior-level executives I work with haven’t faced a job search in 5, 10 or even 15 years or more. If they’ve changed jobs over that time, they were sought after by executive recruiters and managed to circumvent the job search process.

2015 199

Job Search in 2017 is Marketing, PR, and Schmoozing

Competitive Resumes

There is a case for running your job search like a political campaign. There is a lot of communication to clarify your position, show the relevance of your experience, and show you can do a great job. All three reasons are much harder than just applying to jobs online.

2017 181

6 Alternatives to Job Search Boards

Career Alley

Without a doubt, job search boards are the number one tool that people use for their job search. Which is exactly why you should be looking at some of the other job search alternatives that are available to you. Why go to a job fair? jobs by.

2015 186

How are You Using Facebook for Job Searches? [SURVEY]

The Undercover Recruiter

We’ve covered how to use LinkedIn for the job search previously, but we wanted to find out how people use Facebook for job searching. You can follow us @UndercoverRec or on Facebook (fb.com/theundercoverrecruiter) to find out the results once published!

Shorten Your Long Distance Job Search

Careers Done Write

A long-distance job search requires more planning and dedication than a local job search. You have the hurdle of breaking into to a new job market in addition to logistical challenges. Follow these tips for shortening your long distance job search.

2014 192

Working the Passive Job Search Campaign

Careers Done Write

You probably have heard that employers would rather recruit an employed candidate than an unemployed job seeker. A working candidate is more attractive because they are without a shadow of why they left their last job. Therefore, the best approach is the passive job search campaign.

2014 191

9 Snares In Your Job Search to Avoid

Competitive Resumes

Some job seekers set his or her trap before or during their job search. If you are stuck or stifled in your job search, you need to consider if you are in your way. Snares in your job search are enabled by subtle explanations, inaccuracies in your story.

2017 175

Social Recruiting on Facebook Increases Brain Size

Workology

New Facebook Changes: Advertising on Facebook. Last week Facebook began adding paid ads to user’s feeds which, like all new Facebook changes, caused quite the uproar. This Facebook change, or any change for that matter when it comes to Facebook, has caused quite a stir.

Executive Job Search: How Recruiters Find You

Executive Career Brand

Executive Job Search: How Recruiters Find You is a post from: Executive Career Brand. In my initial conversation with prospective c-level clients, we discuss the current job search landscape. 40% use the Top Three together — LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.

2011 233

Social Networking and Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

In order to have the best odds at getting a job you need to take advantage of social networking as well as creating an impressive resume and acing the interview. The best way to use social networking for a job is to have a LinkedIn profile.

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.

How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

When preparing for executive job search, your mission is to create content for various purposes, and build an executive brand communications plan that reinforces your unique promise of value to your target employers, across diverse channels online and off-line. Facebook.

2015 225

How Attitude Can Impact Your Job Search

Career Alley

Whether you are looking to advance your career within the current organization or searching for a job, your attitude will make a lot of difference. Question: Why did you leave the last job? For some job seekers, it takes weeks and months to get a job.

2013 217

What Facebook Pages Help Your Job Search?

reCareered

Facebook has a number of pages that provide job seekers with some great resources. Some feature articles, others video, discussions, polls, or job search answers. Featured Networking/Social Networking reCareered Blog career career change career coach facebook Job job searchHere are 16 of the best. Continued at [link].

5 Reasons Why Less is More in Your Job Search

Career Alley

The premise is that the more people who know you are job hunting, the better the chance that you will learn about opportunities. One obvious exception is your network, where you will want everyone in your network who can help you find a job to know you are on the hunt.

2013 241

6 Tools to Help Launch Your Job Search

Career Alley

There are eight or so key items you need to launch a successful job search (see Why You Need a Job Search Marketing Toolkit ). FormSwift for Resumes – FormSwift’s Resume Builder is also great for any job seeker. Good luck in your search, Joey. jobs by.

2014 217

6 Ways to Own the Job Search Process and Kill the Game in Five Years

Competitive Resumes

Have you thought about how you’ll remain engaged in the job search even if you love your current gig? Few jobs offer security much less can promise stability. You only have one job? One job? What will rock your job search in five years?

2017 197

Spring Cleaning for Job Search

Career Alley

Yes, even job search requires Spring cleaning every once and awhile. If you’ve been on the job hunt for a few months or more, it is not a bad idea to take another look at everything in your Job Search Marketing Toolkit. Good luck in your search.

The Online Safety and Privacy Dilemma in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Understandably, many job seekers struggle with putting themselves “out there” when they’re building their online footprint by using social media. whether or not they must keep their search confidential because they’re currently employed.

2015 196

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Networking

Career Alley

Network, Network, Network – the most important three words in job search. According to a report from ABC News, 80% of today’s jobs are landed through networking. Other Networking Resources – Facebook and Twitter can also be leveraged in a way similar to LinkedIn.

2015 141

Online Reputation Management FAQs for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

I’ve written two previous posts in this series of Executive Job Search FAQs: LinkedIn FAQs. Executive Job Search FAQs in general. whether or not you need to keep your search confidential because you’re currently employed. Are You Executive Job Search-Ready?

The Best Free Job Search Apps

Life@work

Looking for a new job? In fact there are many free apps for your smartphone or iPad that can help you be as efficient as possible with your job search when you're away from your computer. If you're using Twitter during your job search (as you should be!)

2011 216

Juggling a Job Search While Currently Working

Career Alley

There are more jobs and more people looking, which means now may be a good time to search for that next step in your career. If you have a job now but still welcome a change, consider these tips on searching for work while employed. Good luck in your search.

2013 176

Job Search Strategies for Highly Ambitious Individuals

Career Alley

If you’re determined to secure an excellent job, you’ll have to go further than just sending off a few CVs and hoping for the best. Here, we take a look at ways to secure the very best jobs out there. Go through all your contacts on networks such as Facebook and LinkedIn, and establish whether you know anyone within the business that you’d like to work in. The benefit here is that you could be approached about jobs that haven’t even been advertised yet.

Best Job Search Tactics for Medical Professionals

Career Alley

Trained personnel are needed in jobs such as medical assistant, massage therapist, medical transcriptionist and physical therapy assistant. You’ll get to know others already working in the field, and you may even be given a recommendation or job lead down the line.

2013 209

Going Public: Why You Should Get Purposefully Uncomfortable in Job Search

Career Trend

It almost goes without saying that job seekers should be more visible online than in the past. While lighthearted personal use of social media such as occasional Facebook or Instagram updates may now feel the norm, some people feel a sudden shift […].

2015 233

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit

Executive Career Brand

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit is a post from: Executive Career Brand. You may figure that connecting with a few executive recruiters is the only other thing you’ll need to do to make that job come to you. Only an estimated 3-5% of jobs are filled through job boards.

2011 210

How Facebook Beats LinkedIn for Job Search [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

Facebook better than LinkedIn for recruitment? Well, it’s time for another social job seeker study from our friends at Jobvite who have surveyed 2,108 adults, 1,266 of them were in jobs, on how they feel about their careers. Never surely?!

Facebook Your Way Into Your Next Internship

Workology

You have either landed an internship OR you are still stuck knee deep into your search. Consider using Facebook to help you find your summer internship. Recruiters and hiring managers are becoming more plentiful on Facebook because of it’s impressive reach and influence.

Stand Out In Your Job Search with an E-Portfolio

Ms. Career Girl

So you’re finally ready for that new job. Or maybe you’re just about to graduate and you’re looking for the internship or job that will set you on the perfect path to be the [lawyer, teacher, fill in other awesome career here] you’ve always wanted to be.

2013 227

On Facebook? How to Protect Your Reputation

Career Trend

Facebook has become so much a part of how we stay connected that some of us are forgetting that those connections often extend well beyond our anticipated audience. Facebook Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter job search Social Media U.S. News & World Report career advice career management facebook GlassdoorBy Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Are you revealing more than you should on one of the most popular online social networking sites?