Women and the Web

Ms. Career Girl

Today I found a fascinating TechCrunch article by Aileen Lee, “Why Women Rule the Internet.&# The idea is that women are now the matriachs of the vast web abyss. career women feminism marketing networking social media technology community managers techcrunch

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Social media CAN get you a job … or, I hired a blog reader — Ask a.

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager Social media CAN get you a job … or, I hired a blog reader January 24, 2011 Here’s a story I’ve been wanting to tell for a while — and it has a moral too, about how social media can help you get a job!

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4 Lies about social media | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog 4 Lies about social media Posted to: Job Hunt | Networking | Promoting Yourself October 21st, 2009 Del.icio.us And almost everyone knows that social media is a great way to build your network. But many of you are making lots of social media mistakes. I know because so many people tell me that social media is a waste of their time.

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New Year Resolutions Professionals SHOULD Make

Ms. Career Girl

So to help you, we’ve put together a list of recommended resolutions that can help you land your next great job. Today, employers turn to social networks when evaluating candidates like you. Click here for a list of recommendations to help you get the most out of your LinkedIn profile.

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Five Ways to Kick-Start Your Working Day

Ms. Career Girl

Even if you are sleeping for the recommended 7-9 hours, you still need to ensure that you’re getting plenty of high-quality sleep. Once everything has its place, it’s time to adjust your chair, move your mobile out of view and log out of social media.

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Can You Have a Work-Life Balance? These Women Say Yes: All You Need is a Social Media Account

Ms. Career Girl

This is how Social Network Marketing was born. With Social Network Marketing we are really just taking something that women do already – promoting products we love to our social networks – and allowing people to monetize it,” explains Lynn.

Are You Protecting Your Digital Identity?

Ms. Career Girl

Not necessarily about using social media or being online because that’s simply a part of my lifestyle. And don’t just Google yourself, search yourself on all the social media sites that you have accounts on. Actually, no bonus points, I HIGHLY RECOMMEND it!

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6 Niche Job Boards to Find Your Next Job


The Levo League (levo.com) is a community and job board for Gen Y women. Media Bistro (mediabistro.com) is focused on media jobs, development and job opportunities. What other sites do you recommend? Job Search Social Media Networking sandra sandra long

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Twitter For the Job-Seeker

Resume Bear

With topics like “My friend is applying for my job and I don’t want to recommend her,&# Green is a valuable Twitter friend to have. Huhman, founder and president of marketing organization Come Recommended, is an expert on hiring issues from an employer and job seeker standpoint.

Five Tips for Improving Your Online Presence


Some professionals hesitate to get onboard with social media because they’re worried about time constraints or conflicts with company policies. Earlier this month, I attended the 2012 National Diversity Women’s Business Leadership Conference in Washington, DC.

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Social Media is a Must for Job Seekers

Water Cooler Wisdom

  I asked Shamaabout her best tips about social media marketing for the career-mindedindividual, and here’s what she recommended we focus on: Purpose: Build your personal brand with purpose.Want to be the next CFO?

Wedding Planning Tools for the Modern Working Woman

Ms. Career Girl

It offers a one-stop online organizer you can access from your phone, your mother never has to feel out of the loop and you won’t get complaints about crowding social media with thousands of dress, decoration and ring status posts.

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When Going Viral Goes Bad–3 Cases for Social Media SWOT.


Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Business , Social Media When Going Viral Goes Bad–3 Cases for Social Media SWOT Posted on 04 August 2010.

From #BlogHer Mind the Gap With Your Blog’s Brand


This article I wrote was originally posted at SmartBrief’s Social Media Blog here where I’m covering the female blogger conference, BlogHer. . BlogHer, a blogging community of women, boasts 25 million unique visitors to their website each month.

Tips For Launching Your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

This Women’s History Month. Do you know how many women around the world, and here are home, are still ground down into dust, and made to feel that all that is worthwhile is how big their breasts are? Do you know how many women are born and bred to feel worthless?

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Swag Hoarders. Ethical Blogging Practices at #BlogHer11


This article I wrote was originally published here at the Social Media blog where I’m covering the BlogHer woman and mommy blogger conference. . Blogging and building your brand is big business for bloggers especially when it comes to women.

Creating Agile HR, Part 4: Agile Sourcing

Hiring Technical People

Before the Civil Rights Act, employers advertised for “Men Wanted” and “Women Wanted.” ” (I don’t remember if it was women or ladies.) Then, when the social landscape changes, you learn to adapt to those changes.

How to Take the Work Out of Finding Work

Ms. Career Girl

Women, who are still particularly prone to doing it all, are especially challenged. Others provide options to use a social media profile. The post How to Take the Work Out of Finding Work appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. NEW JOB SEARCH SHORTCUT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT.

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10 Ways To Network Your Way To A New Job

Career Realism

Connect with your friends and contacts and ask to be recommended, endorsed and introduced to new potential contacts. All of these people can also be another good source of information, as you have many people who can spot jobs for you and recommend you to their networks as well.

Six Reasons You’ve Failed the Interview Before It’s Even Over

The Undercover Recruiter

3) Arrival in the lobby: By: Valley Women for Women OBGYN. Building a relationship with the interviewer by asking about how they have achieved their career and what interests they have; can build commonality and is highly recommended.

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The 3 Biggest Mistakes in Career Change

Ms. Career Girl

Most women break from their jobs to find nowhere to go, or worse yet, they make a bad choice in choosing their next career. The post The 3 Biggest Mistakes in Career Change appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. You are going to do it. Yes Ms.

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20 Must Read Career Blogs for the Young Job Seeker ResumeBear makes the List

Resume Bear

Rich DeMatteo, AKA Corn on the Job, is a globally recognized Career Expert, Gen Y Career Coach, and Social Media Marketer. Career Girl in November 2008 as a “passion project” to build community among ambitious young professional women. The Daily Muse is a rapidly growing community of women (and dudes!) Nowadays he is a Social Media consultant at Link Humans in London, UK. Come Recommended. Come Recommended was founded in 2008 by Heather R.

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Threshold Consulting: It's Your Life, Own It!: Brand Story in a.

Threshold Consulting

World » Brand Story in a Social Media World At the invitation of  Sarah Behunek , Director of Alumni Relations, I had the privilege of doing a video shoot, with Tonya Riggs Clement , for the  University of Colorado Leeds Business School. In fact, she’s the twentieth American woman to scale Everest, and the fifth of just nine American women to have reached the top via the treacherous North Ridge. Threshold Consulting: Its Your Life, Own It!

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Ep 100 – Frank Discussions About Sexual Harassment at Work & the Election


According to a 2008 study by the Association of Women in Action, 54% of the respondents reported to have experienced some form of workplace sexual harassment. was asked about women who complained of sexual harassment in all-male environments like men’s only golf clubs. “In He went on to say that if women feel harassed by the comments men want to make, they should just leave their jobs. “I’m RECOMMENDED RESOURCES.

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31 Success Tips for Serious Entrepreneurs

Ms. Career Girl

Physical environments affect women more than men, so this is particularly important for the ladies). The post 31 Success Tips for Serious Entrepreneurs appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Jellaine Dee. Her bio follows.

Michael Fertik To The Rescue

Career Alley

There are several men and women who aspire to be successful. From doctors to lawyers, entrepreneurs and celebrities, a lot of people have recommended using the website for their brand management. a book on reputation management on uncontrolled social media.

Don't Tweet Like Anthony Weiner

Water Cooler Wisdom

Anthony Weiner, the New York Congressman who was caught sending lewd photos of himself to women online, will probably keep his job.  Thanks to the proliferation of social media, your online reputation is just as important to your overall visibility as your in-office reputation, and you can never get too many reminders to be very careful about it.

7 Income Ideas for Work at Home Moms

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Become a Social Media Manager. From local “Mom and Pop” shops to the world’s largest brands, every company needs a social media manager. Home About Archives Write for Us!

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10 Guerrilla Job Search Tactics That Work

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Authors Susan Britton Whitcomb , Chandlee Bryan and Deb Dib recommend thinking of Twitter like a cocktail party that you use to achieve your job search goals. I bet you could get a start with social media and then take the relationships online.

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3 Tips for Making Your Home-Run Business Look More Professional

Ms. Career Girl

Many women choose to forgo a traditional work experience in the confines of an office space and enjoy the comforts of their own home during business hours. Make Your Business Known On Social Media.

How Writers Can Promote Their Work In A Digital Age

Career Realism

The era of social and digital media has changed a lot of things for professionals of all kinds. Writers, in particular, have been able to cut the middleman out (publishers) and have begun finding better ways to promote their work in our growing digital media.

How to Start Blogging in 5 Easy Steps

Ms. Career Girl

For example: at different points over the last 3 years I’ve considered focusing solely on personal finance, marketing to women and job searching- all very different topics. Cool looking social media and sharing buttons. Include your social media contact info too!

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3 Alternative Therapies You Should Definitely Try

Ms. Career Girl

As busy working women, many of us simply just don’t have the time to make doctors’ appointments, book in for that health check and generally spend time thinking about our health. The post 3 Alternative Therapies You Should Definitely Try appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

Nice girls *still* don’t get the corner office (book giveaway)

Mildred Talabi

In addition to the great advice combating some of the nice (anti-progression) behaviours women engage in at work, this updated version extends beyond the physical office to the virtual and the potential career-hindering pitfalls that the internet (ie. social media) presents.

Nice girls *still* don’t get the corner office (book giveaway)

Mildred Talabi

In addition to the great advice combating some of the nice (anti-progression) behaviours women engage in at work, this updated version extends beyond the physical office to the virtual and the potential career-hindering pitfalls that the internet (ie. social media) presents.

Break the Rules or Change the Game?

Threshold Consulting

« In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation | Main | Brand Story in a Social Media World » Break the Rules or Change the Game? On the other hand, if you say you offer tax and financial advice to women entrepreneurs who want to have fun while becoming successful, you’ve made yourself stand out. Threshold Consulting: Its Your Life, Own It!

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We're nearing the end of email, maybe | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The vast majority of electronic communication today is via social media, according to Paul Greenberg , a relationship management consultant. Email is one-to-one communication and social networks one-to-many communication.

Job Search Support – Great Holiday Gift Ideas

Career Alley

How to Stand Out from the Crowd and Tap Into the Hidden Job Market using Social Media and 999 other Tactics Today. WHAT TO WEAR FOR INTERVIEW – WOMEN. Memberships / Premium Services: (not posted as recommendations, but alternatives). “ Everyone is gifted – but some people never open their package ” – Buddha. Three years after the “Great Recession”, the unemployment rate is still quite substantial.

am I being stingy with my contacts?

Ask A Manager

We were not close, but we were friendly and I think she looked up to me a bit, as one of the few women in the office in a managerial role. We are linked on social media/LinkedIn but otherwise haven’t kept in touch. With one of them, I did intervene and sent a nice email about her, introduced the two of them, and recommended her for a position (which I should not have done in retrospect, since I probably do not have enough information on her as an employee).

Five Networking Rules of Engagement


So I recommend you start off with this kind of approach. Prior to the meeting use social media or search to find out whatever you can about the person you are meeting with. Rule #3: Social Networks are Not Business Networking. Business Networking Rules of Engagement.