How to Use Social Networking to Create Bankable B2B Connections

Career Makeover Coach

All social networking is not created equal. There’s B2B (Business to Business) social networking and then there’s “regular” social networking. Client Attraction Marketing Social Media b2b online networking social networking

4 Questions to Choose the Right B2B Social Networking Site

Career Makeover Coach

When it comes to using social networking for business, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter are considered the trifecta for most business professionals. There are other social networking platforms that may be more beneficial for you. Just like in offline networking, […].

Dealing with Social Networking Burnout

Executive Career Brand

The more social networking commitments we have, the harder it is to balance them all and leverage each one well. As far as my personal network, I prefer to communicate directly with family and friends by phone and email. Communicate your social networking plan to your network(s).

Can Social Networking Get You Fired?

Professional Resume Services

Whether or not you agree with the practice, the reality is that your social media usage has a very public side. Because social marketing and online branding are so important to your career, it’s a good idea to learn all you can about it.

Social Networking and Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Social networking is one of the fastest growing forms of communication and advertisement. In order to have the best odds at getting a job you need to take advantage of social networking as well as creating an impressive resume and acing the interview.

5 Benefits of Social Networks at Work

Blogging4jobs

The use of internal social networks within your organization has the potential to make a huge difference within your organization. Because social networks are dual purpose, the really do allow for a heightened level employee interaction and input.

Top Companies Leverage Internal Social Networks

Blogging4jobs

At the recent Working Mother Women’s Leadership Summit on Social Business, Sandy Carter, VP Social Business Evangelism at IBM, reported that 43% of companies are using social networks both internally and externally.

Professional Social Networking

Career Alley

As technology continues to advance, social media platforms such as, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, continue to rule the web. When we find ourselves in times like these, when unemployment is high, people are prolonging retirement, and students continue to graduate into an unstable economy, it’s important that we realize the benefit of using these social networking websites. Related posts: 5 Tips for Leveraging you Social Network in Your Job Search.

What is a Social Network?

Blogging4jobs

What started as a simple network for college students to interact with their friends, college students at other schools, would go on to grow and develop into a worldwide communication platform that allows just about anyone in the world to interact and communicate with just about anyone else across the globe. That network would spur countless other similar platforms and social networks that would change the world and the way business as we knew it would be done going forward.

Social Network Drives Workplace Innovation & Productivity

Blogging4jobs

Corporate Social Media as Collaboration Alternative. Companies are considering internal social networks and corporate social media as providing the answer the employee productivity and performance puzzle. Workplace Social Networks Share Knowledge Best Practices.

How Social Networking Can Boost Your Career

The Undercover Recruiter

Traditional methods in searching for employment opportunities involved many time consuming consultations with CV agencies or browsing broadsheet newspapers… In 2014 the key method is social media. How Social Networking Can Boost Your Career.

showing up: gaining visibility with social networking

Threshold Consulting

« Your Brand in the World of Digital Intimacy | Main | Getting Started with Smart Networking: A Virtual Interview with Liz Lynch » Showing Up: Gaining Visibility with Social Networking As Woody Allen once said, “Eighty percent of success is showing up.” Still, when a knowledgeable colleague asked about how to handle social networking decisions, I described my own journey from LinkedIn to Facebook and ultimately to Twitter. Same for social networking.

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5 More Tips for Leveraging Your Social Networks in Your Job Search

Career Alley

You know that old saying, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know” While I don’t believe the first part of the saying (because what you don’t know will eventually catch up with you), the second part could not be more true with today’s social networks.

Improve Your Social Networking Skills Posted

Hiring Technical People

I gave a talk at the Action Networking group a few weeks ago. Improve Your Social Networking Skills is up on slideshare. I do not claim to have the best social networking skills. Agile Job Search career development interpersonal skills Manage Your Job Search network I promised to post my slides, and I finally have. I am a work in progress. However, I am improving them, daily.

Social Networking for Career Success

Career Realism

Social networking helps job hunters demonstrate their subject matter expertise to a broad audience while growing a community of contacts. Networking blog career expert job search social networking successTo get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com.

Impress and Obtain Success By Social Networking

Competitive Resumes

I would like to offer a post from an article on the trendtotrendmag.com site, “Why Your Career Search Needs Social Media Advice.” Many job seekers remain short sighted about the power of social networking. on July 13 about the use of social recruiting and their use of social media. Do you think social media is an effective job search tool Tweet.

How to Source Candidates & Prospects Using Social Network, Ello #sourcecon

Blogging4jobs

Seems last week my Facebook feed was flooded as people flocked to the anti-social network, Ello. It’s being called the anti-Facebook and looking at the site it’s pretty much an ad-free basic social network where users can engage with friends.

4 Ways Recruiters Use Social Networking to Find You

Blogging4jobs

26th on how to use social media and personal branding by clicking here. While social media seems to be infiltrating nearly every bit of your lives, what about work? A transformation is happening in the way senior leaders and HR professionals view social media. Social Sourcing.

What Social Network Do You Use For Your Job Search? #UROpinion

The Undercover Recruiter

In this week’s #UROpinion, we asked you: What social network do you use for your job search? People generally use Linkedin as a hub for connecting with relevant industry contacts and viewing vacancies posted to the network.

The Use of Different Social Networks [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

The Mindset Divide – how people use different social networks is extremely interesting. People spend time on personal networks, where-as they invest time on professional networks. RELATED: INFOGRAPHIC: How To Dazzle Recruiters with Your Social Media Profiles.

Five Strategies for Leveraging Your Online Social Networks

Resume Bear

million participate in online social networks , compared to just 27 percent a year ago.&# networks. This article will provide five strategies for creating online social networking that will help you build your reputation and leverage your contacts.

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Link Your Social Networks

Career Realism

We now share a lot of information about ourselves to a lot of people across many networks; and while this has been good for fostering and maintaining relationships that might not have otherwise existed, this sharing has also concealed and created threats that make the overly public vulnerable.

Dear Potential Employer, Please Access My Social Network

Blogging4jobs

Social Media Best Practices for Hiring & Screening on Facebook. Companies have been using social networking sites as a form of online background check. Can Accessing Facebook for Hiring Result in Social Media Discrimination?

Social Networking Websites

Career Tips Blog

Social Networking Websites These sites strive to bring people of similar interests together in a “meeting place” online. Once a member of a social networking site, you are able to search the member directory, participate in discussions online, and share information and files.

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The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Once upon a time, before the days of Facebook, was a series of computer network systems called USENET. Usenet was (more or less) an online forum without frills as all you could do was post text and share files (mostly pictures).

Crush Email Overload by Shifting to an Enterprise Social Network

Blogging4jobs

Building an enterprise social network might just be the answer to your problems. Here’s why: McKinsey estimates that 25 to 30 percent of total email time could be saved if a company leveraged an enterprise social network as their principle communications channel.

Five Negotiation Lessons From the Movie “The Social Network”

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL MOVIE*: This SkloverWorkingWisdom™ newsletter will be best understood and most appreciated by those readers who have enjoyed the movie entitled “The Social Network.” It is the story of “Facebook,” from its origins in a college dorm room to its present status as a worldwide social network with over 500 million regular users. WHAT YOU CAN DO: Here are five valuable negotiation lessons to learn from the movie, “The Social Network”: 1.

Building Actionable Relationships from Social Networking

Career Realism

I was asked to keynote at our Social Media Club. The topic, “social media in the boardroom.” I presented on “Building Actionable Relationships from Social Networking,&# a subject I have a lot of experience with the past three years.

Do You Suffer from Social Network Overload? [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

Are you obsessed with social media? Do you suffer from social network overload? 2 out of 3 people are worried about missing something important if they don’t keep an eye on social networks. The most active network for sharing is Foursquare.

5 Reasons Why Your Social Network Isn’t Working

Career Realism

Thousands of social network accounts are created every month. And a large percentage of those new networkers become easily frustrated because it doesn’t seem to be working for them. True networking works because you bring a distinct flavor or brand to the party.

How to Engage in Social Networks for Your Job Hunt

The Undercover Recruiter

Social Job Seeker 2012 , Jobvite’s newest survey, asked job seekers how they used social networks for career advancement and job search. Having a Social Profile Isn’t Enough. The real value of social networking is the ability to connect and engage with people.

Employee Social Network Brings Employees Closer Together

Blogging4jobs

Corporate Social Networks Solution for Workplace Engagement. Three years ago we launched an employee social network at our company for both professional AND social groups. The buzz around the water cooler was, “I’m not sure about this social network thing.

Create A Target Profile For Career or Social Networking

Tim's Strategy

But primary to that these days is having a strong career and social networking plan. How To Build Out Your Network During Job Search. So this is about career or social networking with a purpose. You’ve now given your network tangible information to help you.

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Link Your Social Networks

Career Realism

We now share a lot of information about ourselves to a lot of people across many networks; and while this has been good for fostering and maintaining relationships that might not have otherwise existed, this sharing has also concealed and created threats that make the overly public vulnerable.

The Social Networking Mistake That Could Hurt Your Job Search

Career Realism

Using the Internet has become a great resource to job seekers but it also comes with its own set of pitfalls – especially in regards to social networking. 1 Social Networking Mistake. Make your personal social networking profile settings private.

These 30 Social Networking Blunders Can Derail Your Job Search

Catherines Career Corner

Written by Catherine Adenle “In this difficult job market, online networking is an important piece of the puzzle for workers wishing to build professional relationships, and ultimately, connect with their next great job,” said Liz Harvey, senior director of online products [.] Social Networking Sites for Job Search.

Careers In Marketing: Utilizing Social Networking To Improve Your Job Prospects

Career Alley

During college, social networking sites are mostly about connecting with friends, and deciding what to do on the weekend. After graduation however, the way you use social networking can change into something that helps you find the job of choice. All it takes is a little imagination and a change of attitude about what social networking sites can do for you. Social networking can be an important tool for finding graduate marketing job prospects.

Social Networking for Career Success, A CNN “Top 10 Job Tweeter”

Resume Bear

Are you using social media tools well enough to help your cause? In my book, Social Networking for Career Success , I teach readers how to demonstrate their expertise online. Some things to think about: Don’t expect social networking to be a magic career wand.

Utilizing all Social Networking Outlets for Your Job Search

Career Alley

According to a study by Reppler , 69 percent of employers have hired or rejected a potential candidate because of their social network profiles. One of these resources is the Internet and access to candidates’ social networking profiles. These are not professional networking sites and are more for personal use. Networking through Friends. Look through your list of social networking contacts and see if anyone works at a company that interests you.

INFOGRAPHIC: What Social Network Has Most Job Search Activity?

The Undercover Recruiter

Another day, another cool infographic about social media and job search. Recruiters, employers and jobseekers are all out there using social networks. 86% of active and passive job seekers have a social profile. • 40% are 'super social' with over 150 contacts. •