Social Media – Is it Really Bad For Us?

Ms. Career Girl

So, is social media bad for us? For some, the mere mention of the phrase “social media” can turn them away from whoever uttered it. But maybe social media is simply getting a bad rap. It got us thinking – perhaps there’s more to social media than doomsday headlines might suggest.

Social Media and Your Employer – Too Much Intrusion?

Ms. Career Girl

But how much should someone’s personal social media impact their job opportunities? Employers and Social Media. There’s been a growing debate as social media platforms’ prominence continues to grow. How do you feel about employer access to your social media?

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5 Latest Ways to get the Job with the Help of Social Media

Career Alley

Find your Dream Job Social MediaNetworking plays a vital role; giving us access to people who can recommend us for positions or simply inform us of opportunities.

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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. social media

Entrepreneurs: Find and Reach Customers With The Right Social Media Strategy

Ms. Career Girl

These days, almost everyone is on social media – and that includes your current and potential customers. Businesses large and small have realized that they need to be where their customers are, with 77% of small business owners reporting that they use social media.

Shut Down Your Screen: Take a  Break From Social Media

Ms. Career Girl

Feeling overwhelmed by your constant social media feeds? Why Take a Break from Social Media. According to Mediakix , many of us are now spending up to 5 years of our lives on social media. Find Your Right Social Media Level.

Uncomplicated Tips for Social Media SEO

Ms. Career Girl

The post Uncomplicated Tips for Social Media SEO appeared first on Ms. For the most part, most small business owners have a social media page that they try to keep up but most of them aren’t utilizing the power that this platform has to offer. SideHustle Work social media seo

From Charity to Social Media

Career Shifters

“My gut was telling me that it was time to leave.”. Daisy Cartlidge Brown enjoyed her work. But when her priorities changed, she knew it was time to make a move.

From Finance to Social Media

Career Shifters

“My job felt unfulfilling and pointless.”. Natasha Minto's creativity was being stifled in a role she'd never really chosen. When three years passed in the blink of an eye, she knew something had to change.

Your Resume and You: Are You Standing in a Social Media Fog?

Career Trend

Some people get social media, others are in the learning curve process, and still others just don’t seem to have a clue. The post Your Resume and You: Are You Standing in a Social Media Fog? executive resumes Social Media Executive Resume Story job search

Social Media and Medical Confidentiality

Ms. Career Girl

The post Social Media and Medical Confidentiality appeared first on Ms. Even the most confidentiality focused medical professional could be in danger of breaching patient privacy by utilizing private messaging features of social media platforms to interact with their patients.

Avoid These 3 Self-Sabotaging Social Media Mistakes

Executive Career Brand

Of the many missteps I see executives make with personal branding, their social media activity and online presence, these are the 3 most damaging ones. Social Media Snark and Negativity. Your opinions about them are better left off your social media communications.

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. Hiring decision makers and executive recruiters are “social recruiting” They use social media platforms to identify potential candidates and find information about them.

10 Quick and Easy Ways to Use Social Media to find a Job

Career Alley

Social media has changed the way we do many things. Find your Dream Job Social Media Jobs Social NetworksIt has changed the way we interact with our friends, changed how we share information and photos with our families and for most, it has even changed how to find a job.

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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. But do you know which social media website you should be on if you want to land a professional job that leads to a rewarding career?

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.

5 Tools for Managing Your Company’s Social Media Profiles

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Tools for Managing Your Company’s Social Media Profiles appeared first on Ms. Looking for the top 5 tools for managing your company’s social media profiles? Using these tools will go a long way in streamlining your social media management tasks thereby empowering your company’s overall online success. Managing Social Media Profiles – The Quick List. Managing Social Media Profiles – Our Detailed Overview.

How Social Media Can Hurt Your Career

Ms. Career Girl

The post How Social Media Can Hurt Your Career appeared first on Ms. So you should be fairly safe if a potential hiring manager were to ever scroll through your social media accounts, right? If you need a break from your job, just take the day off—and stay off of social media, too.

What is the Basic Social Media Strategy Recruiters Should Have?

The Undercover Recruiter

’ And having one for your social media content is no different. If you don’t use social media for recruitment already and have no idea where to start then this. What is the Basic Social Media Strategy Recruiters Should Have?

Understanding 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.

How to Overcome Resistance to Social Media + Enhance Your Career

Career Trend

For those people knee-deep in daily social media chatter, it may seem that everyone else is similarly active. Perhaps even, you judge anyone who opts out of social media as out of touch or an outlier, negligently avoiding this global, career- and life-boosting forum.

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

Workplace Social Media CYA

Workology

This is a 4 part series on Managing Your Social Media Mullet. You can view Part 1 where I discussed the concept of social media mullet and “Business in the front. Which is why involving your HR and recruiting teams in social media education and training is so important.

Top 25 Social Media Pet Peeves

Resume Bear

Social Media Best Practices! What is your social media pet peeve? The value, here, is to help each of us understand what irritates other people in the realm of social media. 25 social media pet peeves contributed by the readers of SocMedSean. 25 Social Media Pet Peeves.

Taking Advantage Of Social Media Promotion

Professional Resume Services

In this day social media and social networking is everything and if you are not a part of it you are missing out on a great deal. When you apply for a job offer your future employer the chance to look at one or more of your personal pages on various social media sites.

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. Related posts: Using Social Media for Job Hunting.

Leveraging Social Media in Your Job Search

Career Alley

Social Media Facebook Job Search LinkedIn Networking Social Networks TwitterBusiness social network sites allow you to either reconnect or stay connected to current and past friends, college alumni, industry contacts, coworkers and former colleagues.

How Can a Recruiter Use Social Media to Attract Talent?

The Undercover Recruiter

Now unless you’ve been meditating in the Himalayas for the past 20 years then you’ll know that social media is the IN thing. Every man, woman, business, cat, and dog (yep they have their own profiles too) has some kind of presence on social media.

Using Social Media for Your Job Search

Career Alley

Social Media NetworkingThe 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 Recruiting: The Surprising Ways Executive Recruiters Assess Candidates on Social Media

Executive Career Brand

Too many executive (and other) job seekers are too fast and easy with their social media posts, and undermine or completely destroy their job search. They let all kinds of damaging things sit on their social media accounts, easily accessible […].

What are the Biggest Myths Around Social Media and Recruiting?

The Undercover Recruiter

While there are some obvious dos and don’ts when it comes to using social media in recruitment there are also some things you should take with a pinch of salt. What are the Biggest Myths Around Social Media and Recruiting?

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.

5 Tips for Using Social Media for Your Job Search

Career Alley

Career advice Job Search Social MediaFinding 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 […].

5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media Positive

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media Positive appeared first on Ms. Springpop changes the way users spend time on social media by limiting the number of posts users can share per day and the number of Posters an individual can follow, creating a positive, streamlined space to explore.

Ask a Manager in the media

Ask A Manager

Here’s some coverage of Ask a Manager in the media recently: I’m in the New York Times talking about job worries in the age of coronavirus, including advice for college students and freelancers. media appearances

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Amazon Lawsuit: Managers Scoured Job Candidates’ Social Media for Race and Gender Info

Evil HR Lady

The second: her manager told her to “scour” job candidate’s social media to determine race and gender/ethnicity and then fired her when she complained. Lisa McCarrick filed a lawsuit against Amazon on Monday , alleging two significant problems.

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11 Tips to Help Recruiters Find You on Social Media

Career Alley

Facebook: Facebook is the largest social media platform and can be a double edged sword. Book Corner: Your Social Media Job Search: Use LinkedIn, Twitter, and other tools to Get the Job You Want! Also of Interest: 5 Tips for Using Social Media When Job Hunting.

How to Start Your Career Using Just Social Media

The Undercover Recruiter

When it comes to career progression, using social media to find a job or for professional development is something not many think about. Social media can be very divisive when thinking about its impact. How to Start Your Career Using Just Social Media Undercover Recruiter -.

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5 Social Media Tips for Career Management

Position Ignition

How would you use social media channels such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest to manage your career? Here are five tips about how to use social media effectively. Networking Social Media and Branding

How Can a Social Media Detox Hinder Your Job Search?

The Undercover Recruiter

Have you heard about the recent social media detox trend? It seems to be all the rage to stop using social media, either temporarily or permanently, in an attempt to focus on living life instead of viewing it through a smartphone screen.

How to Manage the Struggle of Being Your Real Self + Professional on Social Media

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter It’s almost necessary to be social media savvy these days, so much so that there seems a frenzy to be seen as the coolest, most down-to-earth, real, caring and/or opinionated person on the Internet.

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. Social media is great place for research in a military transition.