5 Ways To Hack LinkedIn And Twitter For New Jobs

Career Realism

5 Ways To Hack LinkedIn And Twitter For New Jobs. If you’re anything like me, then you probably set up a Twitter and/or LinkedIn account largely because other people were doing it, but had no real game plan on how to use it. Stay Current On New Opportunities Using A Twitter Search List.

50 Great Marketing Twitter Feeds

Resume Bear

The easiest way to keep your finger on the pulse of marketing is to log in to Twitter. Almost every Twitter user is selling something, even if it’s only a belief or an image they want to project. Here are 50 of the best Twitter accounts to which you’ll keep coming back for more.

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4 Tips To Using Twitter As A Job Seeker

Career Realism

4 Tips To Using Twitter As A Job Seeker. Those who understand the value of social media for job searching and job networking will also tell you they are finding job opportunities on Twitter. Find clarity on how you can also use Twitter for job searching with the tips below: 1.

7 Secrets To A Successful Informational Interview

Career Realism

An informational interview is a meeting where a job seeker asks for advice rather than employment. Rather than get a job offer, a job seeker uses informational interviews to: Learn more about a company or job function. Informational interviews allow managers to give advice.

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5 legal issues for Twitter users

Resume Bear

Legally tweeting: 5 legal issues for Twitter users. Twitter’s popularity is growing by the day, and the Tweet is now a daily (and preferred) method of communication for many. Even I entered the Twitter world @PedramTabibi. Who Owns A Twitter Account, Employer or Employee?

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? At YouTern, we answer that question by providing our Top 100 “MUST Follow” Twitter accounts for 2012!

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Twitter Personal Branding Time-Saving Tips

Executive Career Brand

In my practice, I rarely come across executive job seekers who are actively leveraging Twitter to help them land jobs. The few who even have Twitter accounts put up a few tweets initially, and then let it go. Their Twitter stream stopped dead months or years ago. A Twitter account that’s collecting cobwebs says “I don’t really know much or care to know about social media and the new world of work.”. 3 Strategies to Leverage the Value of Twitter.

Dissecting the Twitter Chat

Blogging4jobs

Twitter presents many opportunities for networking. I have met many of my best friends on Twitter and my greatest business associates have come as a direct result of following, being following tweeting, retweeting, direct messaging and mere mentions.

How to Use Twitter for Personal Branding and Executive Job Search, Part 1

Executive Career Brand

I recently did an interview with a writer for Money Magazine on using Twitter for personal branding and job search. In Part 1 of this two-part series, I’ll talk about: The value of Twitter for executive job search, How to get started, How to follow the right Twitter folks, and.

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Twitter For the Job-Seeker

Resume Bear

Twitter can be overwhelming when you log on because, if you’re following many people, their messages roll down the screen quickly and you can’t possibly read every single one. That’s also what makes Twitter perfect for a job seeker.

30 Ways to Lose Your Job on Twitter Anniversary Edition

Resume Bear

Top 30 Ways to Lose Your Job on Twitter. A few years ago we created a post warning job seekers and students about the dangers of sharing too much information on social networks such as Twitter and Facebook. Call Your Boss a Cow and Totally Trash Your Company Via Twitter.

7 Killer Examples of Twitter Recruiting & Job Cards

Blogging4jobs

This is part of an ongoing series on Social Recruiting 101 and Twitter. Click here to read about Twitter social recruiting best practices. . Twitter is the social network that I love. Fortunately, last year Twitter came to the rescue and launched Twitter Job Cards.

25 Twitter Chats for Valuable Career Advice

Resume Bear

While career counselors at your school can be a great source of information, grads can also seek out guidance on their own through a wide range of career-focused Twitter chats. Just log on to Twitter Thursday nights at 7 EST to add your two cents.

4 Tips On What NOT To Do On Twitter As A Job Seeker

Career Realism

Yes, opportunities are bountiful on Twitter for job seekers even with each tweet limited to 140-characters. Here are some basic tips on what NOT to do on Twitter when you’re a job seeker. Your followers on Twitter aren’t limited to friends and family.

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How to Get the Most Out of an Informational Interview

Life@work

Many mid-career people I coach are surprised that informational interviewing is still going on for the over-25 set. You may already have some of the basic principles down about informational interviews: Explain briefly who you are and why you'd like to meet.

Twitter is a Powerful Communication Tool when used Correctly

Resume Bear

All over the world, small business owners, large businesses and startups of all colors are hopping on the Twitter bandwagon and social media in general. Of course, nothing comes without hard work, so take into account our tips for a really successful twitter for business account.

5 Steps to Make Lasting Connections With Recruiters on Twitter

Corn on the Job

Today I want to look at Twitter specifically, and provide a few steps for you to not only reach recruiters, but also get on their radar. Here are some quick tips for finding recruiters to follow: Use Twitter Search and type in the word “Recruiter” and your city.

7 Secrets To Successful Informational Interviews

Career Realism

An informational interview is a meeting where a job seeker asks for advice rather than employment. Managers are open to informational interviews because: They do not require a big time investment. Informational interviews can be done during lunch or during an afternoon coffee break.

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How To Use Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to Find a Job #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

Among other social media platforms, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are the three most popular social networking websites that you can use to boost your job searching process. It is a good idea to keep people in your network informed that you are looking for a job.

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Networking in Your Job Search: How to Utilize Twitter Chats

Corn on the Job

Let’s face it: you’re on Twitter following your favorite celebs and sports teams. The amount of information available is almost overwhelming! And here is the key: Twitter Chats. Think about it: Twitter is a space on the Internet where you can really brand yourself.

5 Twitter tricks to help you get more out of tweeting

Resume Bear

It wasn’t that long ago I used to say, “Twitter’s for twits.” I loaded it with Flipboard , a fantastic app that lets you read your Twitter feed and other online content in exactly the same way you read a magazine. I now spend far too much time on Twitter, but it’s worth it.

5 Ways to Use Twitter for Your Job Search

Career Solvers

Twitter can be a great source of competitive intelligence during a job search. Here are five tips for using Twitter to source information related to your job search that can help you find key decision makers and accelerate your networking efforts.

Being Active on Twitter without Always Being on Twitter

Blogging4jobs

Note: I am not suggesting that automating your feed replace live tweeting and being “present” on Twitter. These ideas are supplementary suggestions — add-ons to your current level of Twitter participation. Are you a novice Twitter user or an experienced tweep?

Getting Paid to Play On Facebook/Twitter

Resume Bear

Platforms like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn provide an easy way to communicate, connect with long-lost friends and see what those exes are up to (you know you’ve peeked!). Average salary: Since the job is still relatively new, concrete salary information hasn’t exactly been nailed down.

Take Advantage of Social Media! How to Find a Job on Twitter

Resume Bear

And Twitter is the place you want to go. Although Twitter is best known for silly, superficial, in-the-moment communications among people who know each other personally, it’s increasingly coming into use as a networking medium among people who have never met.

Twitter tips: 4 ways to discover job leads for the job seeker

Cube Rules

Twitter, on the face of it, is overwhelming. Well, there are some good, workable strategies you can use to generate job leads using Twitter. Twitter won’t get you the job — but it can let you know a job is available. Twitter is worldwide. photo credit: TarikB.

Twitter Recruiting 101: How to Optimize Your Tweets to Attract Candidates

Blogging4jobs

Last week, Twitter surpassed LinkedIn as the number one social network for sales professionals because it offers the ability to research and engage, especially those you are not connected to, and to do it all in real time. In 2008, I began to understand the power of Twitter.

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How to Use Twitter for Personal Branding and Executive Job Search, Part 2

Executive Career Brand

This two-part series on Twitter for personal branding and executive job search is the culmination of an interview and communications with a journalist writing an article for Money Magazine. Always include a link to further information about you, as you did in your Twitter bio.

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5 Places To Find Information For Your 30-60-90-Day Plan

Career Realism

It can be difficult to know the information you need to create a company-specific 30-60-90-Day Plan because you haven’t worked there before, but you must be as specific as possible. Here are 5 places to find the information you need for your 30-60-90-Day Plan: 1. Twitter.

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The Biggest Mistake Twitter Newbies Make

Executive Career Brand

You’re skeptical, but you’ve heard that Twitter can help you with executive job search, so you decide to take the plunge and set up an account, even though you have no idea what to do with Twitter. How Twitter Helped Me Build My Personal Brand.

Twitter’s New Social Recruiting Game Changer is Amazing

Blogging4jobs

Twitter, in my opinion is one of the more underutilized tools when it comes to social recruiting. Because of the sheer amount of Twitter volume, it’s hard to for your tweets to actually be seen. Twitter Job Card Extends Life Cycle of Job & Recruiting Tweets.

Recruiting & Hiring on Twitter, Facebook, & LinkedIn by Country

Blogging4jobs

Social networks in particular present an opportunity to engage employees on a wide scale sourcing and engaging them via social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Hiring & Recruiting on Twitter.

5 New Ways to Recruit & Hire Using Twitter’s Improved Platform

Blogging4jobs

Learn more about Twitter by viewing our free Twitter for HR & Marketing webinar available on demand by clicking here. . On a busy day, Twitter sees about 175 million tweets and about 300,000 new visitors on a daily basis. Twitter’s Enhanced Search.

The Right Way to Connect Your Twitter and LinkedIn Profiles

The Job Quest

Have you connected your LinkedIn and Twitter profiles yet? I’ve been getting quite a few followers over on Twitter lately who are pretty new to that medium; if this applies to you, you may be wondering why it’s a good idea to connect Twitter and LinkedIn.

Rocking the A to Z of Twitter and Tweets

Resume Bear

For this post, I am returning to my A to Z Series of Social Media where T is for Twitter. I have had quite a few conversations about Twitter lately that forced me to reflect on my own perspective– a year ago. I decided to enter the “Twitter House” to see what all the fuss was about.

4 Seemingly Innocent Tweets That Don’t Belong On Twitter

Career Realism

4 Tweets That Don’t Belong On Twitter. Sixty-nine percent of job recruiters have rejected a candidate based on negative information online, as reported by Mashable. So, what constitutes negative information? Remember, your Twitter is reflective of your personality.

Promoting Yourself Through Twitter

Position Ignition

To promote yourself via twitter you need to be clear about what it is that you want from your twitter profile and what it is that you are after. What specific information are you looking for or what specific piece of advice are you seeking from your followers? Then you can start thinking about who you might like to follow, who you want to be following you and thus who you want to be engaging with. Following People.

Why I Love Twitter (And Why You Should, Too)

Career Realism

During that class, we were supposed to create a Twitter account and post on it regularly. Twitter, another dumb social media site, was required for a journalism class? Twitter is stupid; who cares what I have to say? Thank them for sharing a piece of information.

Must Have Twitter Lists for Recruiters (and Hiring Managers!)

Blogging4jobs

If you haven’t unlocked the power of Twitter lists, you are missing out on a powerful resource to help achieve your recruitment goals. You don’t have to be a Twitter expert to get value out of these organized collections of Twitter handles. Twitter feeds are full of noise and missing important tweets happens all the time. For instructions on adding people to Twitter lists, click here. Most conferences have their own Twitter handle.

How Disney and 5 other Top Employers Use Twitter to Recruit

The Undercover Recruiter

Tweet Facebook, with over 900+ million users, is the go-to place for recruitment advertising and employer brand-building, but you can’t deny the benefits of being on Twitter. 23% of all job seekers (71% of those with a profile) have leveraged Twitter in their job hunt.