The New C-suite Jobs

Executive Career Brand

The digital age, the new economy and the new world of work are ushering in a new wave of c-suite roles. Chief Linguist – S/he will stay on top of the latest social media lingo and shorthand expressions, to best communicate with the company’s customers.

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It’s Just a Fad!


The early days of social media were just a few short years ago. Many companies thought that the social media “fad” would soon be gone. America’s CEO’s now know that social media is one of the most effective ways to listen, communicate and share with customers and important partners.

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How to Use Facebook as a Job Search Tool

Career Solvers

Most people find their jobs through people they know, and the affinities on Facebook are perhaps the strongest of any social networking platform. The quality of the connections on Facebook lends itself to fertile ground for immediate and meaningful networking.

3 Tips for Managing Social Media in the Workplace

Resume Bear

This semester, I’m taking a social media class. I’ve already learned so much about how social media is changing society. There are so many questions up in the air about the social media-work relationship. Are you allowed on social media sites at work?

Will Resumes Become Obsolete?

Resume Bear

Last month, I reviewed two applications that asked for links to all of my social media websites and to answer a questionnaire with some pretty unique questions—but did not ask for a resume. Many companies are starting to use social media as a recruitment tool.

2012 282

Why corporate America needs to embrace social media

Resume Bear

Margo caught my attention over a year ago when I saw her omnipresence on numerous social media platforms. She is one of the most respected and well-connected individuals in the social media and human resource space today. Nothing is private on any social network.

Work With America’s Best Executive Recruiters

Executive Career Brand

Although the best way to land your next gig is by networking your way into the “ hidden” job market , certainly executive recruiters are also a source of jobs and should be part of your executive job search toolkit. Treat them like you would any other networking contact.

10 Characteristics of a Social Leader


On June 14, I had the great fortune to attend the Working Mother Media 2nd Annual Women’s Leadership Summit on the Business of Social Media in New York City. ASTOUNDING STATS SHARED BY SOCIAL LEADERS. It’s social business.”

2013 135

Guest Post: Finding Career Opportunities via Twitter

Career Makeover Coach

Twitter, a micro-blogging tool where users communicate with each other through a series brief messages called “tweets”, is one of the most popular social networking sites. The site also offers a mobile service that will text new positions as they become available.

Fortune's Top 25 Companies for Leaders

Executive Career Brand

After determining your target companies and key hiring decision makers within them, you can develop a strategic plan to connect with them and get under their radar on social networking sites like LinkedIn and Twitter. Colgate-Palmolive … HQ: New York, NY … Revenues – $15.3B

2009 185

Study: How Do Employers Manage Social Media?

Resume Bear

Social media has become a major player in recruitment (and well, everything else), so it is important to understand how companies are using it today. This is their fourth survey in a series looking into the role of social media for employers.

3 Ways to Build Your Twitter Recruitment Strategy


Twitter, in my opinion is the social network where recruiters and HR professionals should be. It’s the most open social network, and offers users the opportunity to connect with a new type of marketplace. Understanding things like demographics in terms of the locations of where you are recruiting should also be factoring in when developing a social media specific strategy or any type of recruiting strategy for that matter.

Top 10 Corporate Employer Brands on LinkedIn


It’s the preferred candidate and recruitment source with 87% of recruiters using LinkedIn as part of corporate hiring and social recruiting efforts in 2011. LinkedIn is easy as it is truly a professional social network. New Updates to Company Brand Pages on LinkedIn.

How to Lobby For a Job in a Different State

Career Rocketeer

Your hours are consumed tailoring your resume, your social networking platforms need to be updated constantly, and you network more than you thought was humanly possible. Well, on one hand, you should go to the location to get a real feel of the city.

2011 69

How to Make Your Resume Stand Out in a Crowded Job Market – Part 2.

Jennifer Anthony

With the proliferation of social and business networking sites, it may be your online profile(s). The good news is that you can be in the driver’s seat by going after the hidden job market and using social networking. Social networking is perfect for this!

2010 151

Careers In Data Science

Career Realism

And The New York Times says that data science “promises to revolutionize industries from business to government, health care to academia.”. million trees in New York City should be pruned and when.

2013 96

How to Bounce Back After a Lay-Off

Jennifer Anthony

Making $75,000 annually in New York City or Honolulu is not going to stretch as far as it could in Cheyenne or St. Use a cost of living calculator to give you an idea of how your new salary will fare. Look for mentors in your field and network as much as possible.

2010 151

The Top 50 Job Hunting Blogs

Resume Bear

Peruse the extensive article archive and be sure to check out “The Pros and Cons of Using a Career Advisor&# and “Social Networking Gotchas.&#. With a focus on networking and personal branding, this site has advice and tips that are very readable and informative.

2011 276

JPMorgan Chase Buys Washington Mutual | Cube Rules

Cube Rules

Chase has a large presence in New York City. When I was at WaMu, 10% of WaMu’s banking revenue came from the 200 or so branches in New York City.

Searching for My One True Job: Why Job Searches Should Mirror Online Dating Expectations

The Undercover Recruiter

I am not a church officer, I am not a travel agent, nor am I a social media guru, a butcher, an IT specialist, a corporate finance intern, or a boutique manager. Imagine: your heart aches for a new adventure and you decide to try an online singles website.

2014 99

How to Make Your Resume Stand Out in a Crowded Job Market – Part 1.

Jennifer Anthony

– Ilona (“rhymes with Fiona&# ) Vanderwoude is a nationally published resume expert and New York City’s only Master Resume Writer (1 of only 28 worldwide). A VA can help with blogging, social networking, website updates, newsletter administration, and more!

2010 141

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters


Engineer Career Network – 1,230 members – a subgroup of Star:Performer Career Network. LinkedIn Recruiters Linked:HR Jobs Career Networking HR Human Resources Recruiting Staffing Direct Hire Placement Splits Executive Consultant Manager Director VP Marketing Job Board Posting Sales SHRM USA US North America Job Search Seeker Open Networker Networking Careers Hiring Employment. Job Search Career Networking Staffing.

2011 83

Chat with Dan Schawbel: Promote Yourself Better Today

Water Cooler Wisdom

I'm thrilled to share that at long last, my pal Dan Schawbel is releasing his new book, Promote Yourself!   I couldn't wait to talk to him and get the scoop on what this new title brings to the current literature about Millennials.  what did you want to accomplish with this new book? From a professional standpoint, I turn 30 after the book comes out so it marks a new phase in my life and it's my best work.

2013 57

How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Career centers don’t understand social media. Most people get jobs from their network, not from a career center. And social media is the fastest, most effective way for you to build a network. It only serves to limit you in the social media world. The generation that grew up with social media is the most effective at communicating of any generation in history. What it boils down to, for me, is networking. Social networking is changing that.

2010 76

Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

I was not thrilled about going, but I try to be open-minded when it comes to stuff that is new to me that I am not ever wishing I will get a chance to experience. He said, “City people probably think so. I have heard the doctor/gun owner argument before, but not in a stadium, in Madison, WI, which is one of the most left-leaning cities in the country. I felt lonely that I live in a city where this could happen. Madison is a great, very progressive city.

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