How Social Media Can Make or Break Your Job Search

Career Alley

Social media is no longer just for sharing cat photos and recipe videos; it has also become a necessary tool for employers across the globe. Find your Dream Job Social Media in Job Search

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Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

We wish you (veterans) much success during your transition, and hopefully, this show will contribute to your needs in finding the right job for you. I would love your feedback, especially if there are tools you need for your job search.

Social Media Fatigue

Careers Done Write

Do you ever count the number of social media updates, prompts, and reminders that you receive? Too much social media can result in social media fatigue. Before you toss your phone through the window, follow these tips for overcoming social media fatigue.

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? Here’s what you need to consider when incorporating social media on your resume.

How Your Social Media Use Can Sabotage Your Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

How you use social media and your online presence in general matter in executive job search. The post How Your Social Media Use Can Sabotage Your Executive Job Search appeared first on Executive Career Brand.

Keeping Job Search off of Social Media

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: How do you improve your odds of obtaining a new position without giving away that you are in the market on social media. Since many people in your current work life have access to you social media pages it seems detrimental to the current work status.

5 Tips for Using Social Media for Your Job Search

Career Alley

Finding your perfect job is going to take more than just searching through your local paper, logging onto online job sites and sending your resume to recruiters. These are useful of course and should be a part of your overall job search plan (see The Four Legs of Job Search), but if you’re serious about finding […]. Career advice Job Search Social Media

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.

Using Social Media for Your Job Search

Career Alley

The development and evolution of the internet has mirrored a significant change in the approach job seekers and graduates take when looking for their first professional full time position. Social Media Networking

New Grads Embracing Social Media as Job Search Tool

Resume Bear

New college graduates are embracing social media as a job search tool, according to a new study conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). Grads Use Social Media for Networking and Researching Employers.

The Why and How of Incorporating Social Media Into Your Job Search This New Year

Professional Resume Services

Here’s how it can help you with your job search! Traditional approaches to finding a new job are no longer viable options. Nowadays, if you don’t have an online presence by way of social media, then you will find yourself way behind the curve.

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Branding Yourself Using Social Media

Position Ignition

In this age of digital technology, social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Twitter and Pinterest are fast becoming the go-to tools for people looking to brand themselves and share that personal brand with the world. Social Media & Branding

Crowdsourcing the Job Search with Social Media

Workology

But thankfully for Google+ and Chris’s post, I saw this great video and blog post from DJ Waldom (@djwaldom) and his Job Search Social Media Experiment , titled #projectawesome. Creative job search tactics have gotten good press since the recession in 2008.

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. There is such a thing as bad PR, when it comes to landing an executive job. Social Media Snark and Negativity. and a prolonged job search.

Social media transforms the job search, recruitment landscape

Resume Bear

Recently I read an interesting article about whether Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn can really help people find a job. The article noted how nowadays, a college degree and even years of experience do not necessarily translate into a good job. By Pedram Tabibi.

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.

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?

5 Tips for Leveraging Social Media in Your Job Search

Career Alley

One of the well-known ways to land a new job is to network. With social media proliferating society, networking using social media may now be one of the best ways to market yourself to potential hiring managers. Good luck in your search, Joey. jobs by.

Finding Social Media Jobs is Easy

Resume Bear

Social networking sites not only help people to keep in touch but they also make job searches much easier. If you have the right skills and know how to network with the right people, you will be able to land your dream job quickly. 3 Ways to Land a Job in Social Media.

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.

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. 14% of applicants sourced through a job board get hired.

Social Media for Recruitment

Career Alley

Social media is a more up-to-date method for finding great people. Check out our infographic on social media for recruitment. Good luck in your search. job title, keywords or company. jobs by. Recruitment Job Search Jobs

3 Ways to Make Social Media Work FOR Your Job Search

Workology

Having the right tool for the job can make all of the difference, but using the wrong tool can be a huge headache. HR job search social mediaTools are amazing things. Hammers are one example. Using a hammer with a nail is great, but using a hammer to drive a screw is not so good. Likewise, saws can be […] Source.

Social Media Is An Extension Of Your Resume

Career Realism

You've identified an amazing job opportunity and decided to apply for it. Depending by how active you are on social media, you may want to take some time to review your activity. Rant about a former colleague or job on Facebook?

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Can I Use Social Media To Enhance My Career?

Professional Resume Services

Social media is a massive part of many of our lives now that using it seems almost second nature. Whether we are liking Facebook statuses, tweeting our friends or sending photos via Tumblr, we are all used to making the most of social networking.

Social Media Professional

Career Alley

You probably already use social media sites in your day-to-day life. There really aren’t too many people left that don’t have a social media profile and use social media as a resource, whether that’s in their personal life or in their business life.

Social Media @Work

Workology

Social media is no longer this new, pretty thing that we admire from afar. Social media is not going anywhere. Social media is a part of our every day lives even at work. Last week I debated with an attorney on the topic of Social Media @Work.

Career Book Review: Job Searching with Social Media for Dummies

Position Ignition

Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies **. It seems we just can’t get enough of social media these days. Twitter has revolutionised the business of celebrity gossip and Facebook, Book Reviews Job Search Social Media and Branding

Social Media and the Job Search

Professional Resume Services

There was a time when job seekers only had to be concerned about background and reference checks. Now comes along social media and the possible damage it can do to your job search. Almost everyone is on social media sites now, which is great. That seemed intrusive enough. People can connect now like they never

Social Media and Your Job Search

Career Rocketeer

Social Media has changed the job search landscape dramatically over the past several years but many jobseekers have not embraced or accepted the changes and for the life of me I do not know why? So here are some ways to get the most out of social media in a job search.

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. Good luck in your search.

C-suite Executives and Social Media: Are You Resistant or Engaged?

Executive Career Brand

The opportunity cost for executives who ignore social media is the loss of voice, and it enables others to shape the brand story and influence brand reputation. Alternatively, C-suite executives who embrace social media gain a competitive edge.

Social Media and Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

This means that the next time you apply for a job or look for a new client, the odds are nearly 50/50 that the person whom you need to impress will look you up on Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, or Twitter. But I’m not looking for a job,” you might be thinking.

New Jobs in the Social Media Industry

Resume Bear

Guest post by Barry Magennis - If you have a creative flare and are considering a career change then you could give the Social Media industry a thought. With these companies hiring thousands of people in many different media jobs roles, you’re sure to find one which suits you!

6 Social Media Updates Undermining Your Personal Brand

Competitive Resumes

Social media is still a double-edged sword. These same people who struggle with finding jobs and remaining employed seem to post the most out-of-date articles Bob Parsons, CEO of Go Daddy is right– especially in social media, yesterday’s news is irrelevant.

36.6 Million Job Seekers Found Work with Social Media in 2011

Workology

Social media is changing the world of work as well as the job search process. million job seekers have found work as a result of social media. Be sure to check out my infographic on Social Media at Work.

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The Power of Social Media in Your Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

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. Personal Branding Social Media Graduate job search job seeker

How to Get a New Job Using Social Media

Careers Done Write

Did you know that 85% of available jobs are never advertised? According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, only 15% of today’s career opportunities ever make it to the job boards. So why do so many job seekers spend so much time searching job boards for work?

11 Tips to Help Recruiters Find You on Social Media

Career Alley

They do their research like the rest of us, but spend a fair amount of time leveraging social networks such as LinkedIn. Companies like Jobvite specialize in software that allows recruiters and HR professionals find candidates via their social networks. Good luck in your search, Joey.

3 Social Media Ways to Build Your Executive Job Search Network

Executive Career Brand

Networking has always been the best way to land an executive job. Along with maintaining strong ties to your network throughout your career, when you’re in active job search mode, you’ll need to cast a far-reaching net to encompass new, targeted connections.

Why You Need Social Media In Your Job Search

Career Realism

Most Millennials (those born between 1980 and 2000) and those born post 2000 know that using social media is a given when they embark upon a job search. Using social media is something they do naturally, and they understand the various platforms that are available to them.

Job Seekers, Can Social Media be Taught?

Resume Bear

I was teaching a class of career advisors over the last few weeks on how to instruct their clients on the proper use of social media in their job hunts. Several of their clients had lost their jobs because of inappropriate comments on Facebook.

5 Reasons Why Social Media MUST Be Part of Your Job Search

Resume Bear

There’s a lot of static out there about Social Media and its place in the job search process. But, properly implemented, it can be a more powerful catalyst to getting your job search engine off and running than just about any other single tool out there.