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.

Dealing with Social Networking Burnout

Executive Career Brand

We’re spreading ourselves too thin between LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and other online forums. The more social networking commitments we have, the harder it is to balance them all and leverage each one well. And I’ve fully embraced and love Twitter.

Using Social Networks to Enhance your Career Prospects

Career Copilot

Today there aren’t many people who don’t have at least one social networking account. From Facebook, to LinkedIn, social networks provide the perfect opportunity for getting in touch with those you value the most, as well as broadening your horizons. When it comes to your career, you should exercise caution when social networking. Career Development business tips facebook for business facebook tips linkedin social networking twitter

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.

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.

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.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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?

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 [.] Related posts: Can Linkedin, Facebook or Twitter Get You a Job? Social Networking Sites for Job Search.

Twitter Personal Branding Time-Saving Tips

Executive Career Brand

In my practice, I rarely come across executive job seekers who are actively leveraging Twitter to help them land jobs. The few who even have Twitter accounts put up a few tweets initially, and then let it go. Their Twitter stream stopped dead months or years ago. A Twitter account that’s collecting cobwebs says “I don’t really know much or care to know about social media and the new world of work.”. 3 Strategies to Leverage the Value of Twitter.

How Social Networking Sites Can Help You Land Your Next Job

Resume Bear

You’re likely aware of the necessary precautions to take when posting certain information to your Facebook or Twitter profile. In fact, social networking is one of the most effective ways to find and land a job these days, and here’s why: Connect with Relevant People.

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. Follow her on Twitter and LinkedIn.

55 Top Job Search Experts To Follow On Twitter

Executive Career Brand

55 Top Job Search Experts To Follow On Twitter is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Don’t have time for Twitter? Even if you do nothing else with Twitter. Here are some of my favorite job search Twitter folks, in no particular order.

5 Reasons Why Your Social Network Isn’t Working

Career Realism

What’s your Twitter handle? 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. “Are you on Facebook?

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.

How to Use Twitter for Personal Branding and Executive Job Search, Part 1

Executive Career Brand

I recently did an interview with a writer for Money Magazine on using Twitter for personal branding and job search. In Part 1 of this two-part series, I’ll talk about: The value of Twitter for executive job search, How to get started, How to follow the right Twitter folks, and.

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How to Use Twitter: Multiple Resources

Executive Career Brand

Over the weekend, I received a very flattering comment on my post, 14 Reasons I Won’t Follow You On Twitter [Revisited] from David Spencer, an alternative secondary school educator who has developed Education Paragon , a free educational portal for educators, parents and students.

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.

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.

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.

The Biggest Mistake Twitter Newbies Make

Executive Career Brand

You’re skeptical, but you’ve heard that Twitter can help you with executive job search, so you decide to take the plunge and set up an account, even though you have no idea what to do with Twitter. people you can network with.

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? I’ve met a lot of people who know how to use Twitter, have a profile on LinkedIn, use Facebook every day and even blog, but don’t understand how those resources can actually help them land a job or gig.

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.

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. But what do people think about using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus for career purposes?

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. Twitter and Facebook are different concerns when seeking a job. These are not professional networking sites and are more for personal use. Networking through Friends.

How to Use Twitter for Personal Branding and Executive Job Search, Part 2

Executive Career Brand

This two-part series on Twitter for personal branding and executive job search is the culmination of an interview and communications with a journalist writing an article for Money Magazine. Always include a link to further information about you, as you did in your Twitter bio.

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Impacts of Social Networking on Talented Employee’s Retention

Blogging4jobs

Does your employer allow you to access your Facebook, Twitter, or other social networking profiles at work ? One of the most debated about workplace topics is does allowing access to social networking decrease the productivity of your workplace.

5 Reasons Why Your Social Network Isn’t Working

Career Realism

Before you write off social networking as a waste of time, consider these 5 reasons why social networking isn’t working for your job search. Networking advice career CAREEREALISM expert media social TwitterTo get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com.

FREE Twitter Book From Job Search and Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

Did you know that the vast majority of executive recruiters use social recruiting (including Twitter) to source and assess top talent? So, are you ready to start using Twitter to accelerate your executive job search and build your personal brand? Network to Find Jobs.

Signs Of The Social Networking Times

Resumesimo

Tips At work facebook google plus twitterBe smarter. Do not publish any inappropriate photos or videos. Keep your job!

INFOGRAPHIC: How Much Time Do You Waste on Social Networks?

The Undercover Recruiter

The average employee will spend 12% of the working day using unproductive applications, such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube. Personally, we use social networks as part of our job.

How to Find Candidates’ Social Networks Simply By Using Their Profile Picture

The Undercover Recruiter

Have you ever wondered what the easiest way is to find out the other social profiles for a specific candidate? Need to learn more about a candidate by reading their Twitter feed? RELATED: How Many Companies Use Social Media to Recruit?

Should I Refer Job Applicants From My Social Networks?

Career Realism

Should you refer job applicants you’ve met, or maybe even haven’t met, from the social networks you participate in? I was hired at my last two positions from job referrals on Twitter, both tweets from people I had never met. Networking career

4 Ways to Use Social Networking to Find a Job

Career Rocketeer

Social networking has given us a lot in a short period of time—from allowing us to connect with people on the other side of the world to announcing company news quickly and easily. This is probably one of the biggest benefits of social networking. Social Media Ad4 SEO1