Twitter vs LinkedIn for Executive Job Search Networking

Executive Career Brand

Many of my clients consult me about which social media platforms – LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, YouTube, etc. – LinkedIn and Twitter are the ones I recommend most. The post Twitter vs LinkedIn for Executive Job Search Networking appeared first on Executive Career Brand. Executive Job Search LinkedIn Twitter networkingare the best ones for them to use, to accelerate their executive job search.

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Tweet Your Way to a New Job – Twitter for Job Search

Career Alley

Job Search TwitterOne of the more important theories of job search is to "get there first" as this gives you the best chance.

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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.

Twitter Number Signs

Ms. Career Girl

Anyone who has had a conversation about Twitter may have seen or heard illustrations like this: #revolution. Well the #, or pound sign, symbol in the Twitter world is known as a hashtag. Putting this hashtag in front of a consecutive string of letters allows you to use that word or phrase as a category in a Twitter search. You can also save that search within Twitter so that if it is a topic you want to follow, you can reach it easier.

Cost of Living Pay Cuts for Twitter Employees Moving from Bay Area: Valid or BS?

The HR Capitalist

Last week, Twitter and VM Ware announced the plan to adjust salaries of those fleeing the Bay area was formally being rolled out. Twitter (NYSE: TWTR ) is using a similar strategy with its newly permanent employees, and Facebook is mulling adopting the compensation scheme.

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Being Active on Twitter without Always Being on Twitter

Workology

Note: I am not suggesting that automating your feed replace live tweeting and being “present” on Twitter. These ideas are supplementary suggestions — add-ons to your current level of Twitter participation. Twitterfeed is a free service that scrapes blogs and other RSS feeds and auto-posts articles to your Twitter account. I like to check my Twitter profile frequently to ensure I’m not promoting my competitors’ opportunities. How do you embed Twitter into your workflow?

A Jobseeker’s Starting Guide to Twitter

Hiring Technical People

If you are looking for a job, you can’t ignore Twitter. You don’t need to have a Twitter id. But, you do need to know how to search Twitter. You will see what everyone is saying on Twitter. You can’t search for a job on Twitter unless you start. I did say before you don’t need a Twitter id. The Twitter Job Search Guide recommends you tweet your cover letter and/or resume. One caveat: Twitter is changing all the time.

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. Naturally, I investigated, and found a wealth of resources on using Twitter. Create an online newspaper with your Twitter connections, by David Spencer. The Twitter Glossary.

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. You decided you’ll slowly feel your way around first, then come back to it, once you’ve got a handle on how to use Twitter. One of the first things you’ll be doing with your Twitter account is finding and following the right people.

Five Twitter Tips for Promoting Your Brand

WorkArrow

Using Twitter for marketing is a great way to seek out and connect with potential clients and customers, members of the media, and others that you may not necessarily have been able to connect with previously. And with Twitter approaching an estimated 500 million followers, you and your business should be active on Twitter to increase [.]. Personal Branding Social Media brand Marketing Twitter

Dissecting the Twitter Chat

Workology

Twitter presents many opportunities for networking. I have met many of my best friends on Twitter and my greatest business associates have come as a direct result of following, being following tweeting, retweeting, direct messaging and mere mentions. I have participated in many Twitter Chats. I recently participated in a recruiting-specific Twitter chat that addressed talent communities and their burgeoning importance.

How twitter got me hired

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips How twitter got me hired 17. Aug, 2010 14 Comments Twitter is not just for talking about your dog or your lunch. Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn, but was focusing my networking on Twitter and Tweetups with other marketing professionals.

5 Powerful Twitter Tips for Business Newbs

Workology

Twitter went IPO just a short two weeks ago with the stock opening at $26 and ending it’s opening day at $45.10. As I type this today, Twitter is holding steady at $41.31. While all the buzz was about Twitter, I kept silent not writing about my favorite social media platform mostly because there are some days when I’m all Twittered out. Social media notably Twitter has an easy barrier for exit and entry. Twitter is about being personal.

Top 25 List of Twitter Hashtags for Human Resources & HR

Workology

Popular Hashtags on Twitter. One of my favorite features on Social Ears is their Twitter hashtag function providing you the most current or most popular hashtags to include when you tweet. To learn more about what exactly Twitter hashtags are, click here. This is why I wanted to share with you today the top 25 Twitter hashtags in HR and Human Resources as determined by Social Ears. The Top 10 List of Twitter Hashtags for HR.

Twitter Job Search Help From Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

Career Directors International (CDI), a premier professional association for those of us in the careers industry, has tapped members to join in the crowd-sourced Twitter Supercharger campaign, to “Supercharge Your Job Search” Many of us who are active on Twitter have submitted “best of” content to be tweeted from May 23 through early November. LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter, etc.), Related posts: How Twitter Helped Me Build My Personal Brand.

Twin Twitter Executive Job Search Tips

Executive Career Brand

Twin Twitter Executive Job Search Tips is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Take your social networking beyond LinkedIn and at least dabble with Twitter. Of course, you’ll first have to join Twitter and post a relevant key word-rich bio: 1. Search Twitter for your same target list of companies and key decision makers. Related posts: Twitter Turbocharges Executive Job Search and Personal Brand Visibility. 14 Reasons I Won’t Follow You On Twitter.

Twitter for C-Suite Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Twitter for C-Suite Executive Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Do you think Twitter is a big fat waste of time, and that it has no value in c-suite job search? I urge you to think again, and at least explore what Twitter has to offer. I think you’ll find that it’s worth carving out Twitter-time in your search efforts. Twitter Executive Branding Strategy: The Beauty of a Retweet. Are Your Target Employers on Twitter?

How Top CEOs Use Twitter for Branding

Executive Career Brand

How Top CEOs Use Twitter for Branding is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Business Week’s article, CEOs’ Take on Twitter , compares 18 savvy chief executives who include the microblogging site in their personal brand and company brand communications plan. Here’s a taste of the CEOs whose Twitter pages vital signs were assessed and compared, and what they said about how Twitter helps them run their companies: Tony Hsieh of Zappo ( @Zappos on Twitter).

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? One very good reason to dive into Twitter if you’re in executive job search, or think you may be soon, is to learn about today’s challenging job search landscape from the experts, by following them and listening. Even if you do nothing else with Twitter. Here are some of my favorite job search Twitter folks, in no particular order.

Twitter Tweep Tweet Retweet… Huh??

Resume Bear

I remember finding Twitter to be pretty confusing at first, but I decided to tackle it by jumping in with two feet and copycatting what I saw out there (often times incorrectly). Here’s my advice for all of the Twitter Newbies out there: 1. Take a peek at the ever-helpful Twitter Glossary. What’s a Twitter handle? The glossary clearly defines the basics of the Twitter vernacular and will help make the Twitter learning curve much less daunting.

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. In Part 2, I’ll cover: Tips on finding potent tweets and retweets, Building a Twitter strategy, and. Why Twitter for Executive Job Search? How To Get Started with Twitter.

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Blogging and Twitter: How Tweet It Is!

Executive Career Brand

Executive Career Services Samples - Executive Resume and Biography Targeted Company and Industry Research for Executive Job Search Best of About Meg Master Resume Writer Reach Certified Online Identity Strategist Publications Testimonials Contact Blogging and Twitter: How Tweet It Is! Pull your Twitter stream into your blogsite (as I’ve done here in the far right sidebar) with a Twitter widget, so visitors can view your tweets on-site.

Twitter For the Job-Seeker

Resume Bear

Twitter can be overwhelming when you log on because, if you’re following many people, their messages roll down the screen quickly and you can’t possibly read every single one. That’s also what makes Twitter perfect for a job seeker. You can use Twitter to help you achieve each of these goals. With that in mind, we put together a list of people we believe you should follow on Twitter in order to improve your job search.

How To Become An Influencer On Twitter

Workology

It was super cool to be named and to see so many of Blogging4Job’s authors named in Moodvise’s list of The 100 Most Influential People in HR and Recruiting on Twitter. As such, it highlights content that is successful on Twitter. And we think that this will help you be more successful with Twitter.” Why do you want to become an influencer on Twitter? Twitter is a ‘social’ network not a job board. Read his blog and share to Twitter.

Promoting Yourself Through Twitter

Position Ignition

To promote yourself via twitter you need to be clear about what it is that you want from your twitter profile and what it is that you are after. Then you can start thinking about who you might like to follow, who you want to be following you and thus who you want to be engaging with. Following People.

50 Hottest Twitter Hashtags for Job Seekers

Resume Bear

Twitter is like a window into the soul of America. So it was only a matter of time, in a bad economy and a worse job market, that Twitter would be flooded with both job seekers and job offerers. These are the tags to plug into Twitter’s search engine to connect you with companies with openings. rtjobs : Many Twitter users are there helping you out by retweeting job openings they come across.

25 Twitter Chats for Valuable Career Advice

Resume Bear

While career counselors at your school can be a great source of information, grads can also seek out guidance on their own through a wide range of career-focused Twitter chats. Here, we’ve listed some of the best get-togethers on Twitter for learning about everything from resume writing to working with recruiters to scoring a killer internship and just about everything in between. Just log on to Twitter Thursday nights at 7 EST to add your two cents.

How Does Twitter Know What’s Trending?

Imarticus Learning

A trend on twitter is any hashtag-driven topic that gets popular within a period of time. It is any marketing departments dream come true if their hashtag starts trending or in other words gets popular on Twitter. Did you ever ponder over the fact on how these trends on twitter get started? Also ever wondered twitter trends are tailored. There are algorithms of twitter that are responsible for hashtags trending. The post How Does Twitter Know What’s Trending?

Search Executive Jobs With Twitter Lists

Executive Career Brand

Executive Career Services Samples - Executive Resume and Biography Targeted Company and Industry Research for Executive Job Search Best of About Meg Master Resume Writer Reach Certified Online Identity Strategist Publications Testimonials Contact Search Executive Jobs With Twitter Lists by Meg Guiseppi on June 11, 2010 · 1 comment Are you still on the fence about the value of Twitter and hesitate diving in?

Twitter Turbocharges Executive Job Search and Personal Brand.

Executive Career Brand

Executive Career Services Samples - Executive Resume and Biography Targeted Company and Industry Research for Executive Job Search Best of About Meg Master Resume Writer Reach Certified Online Identity Strategist Publications Testimonials Contact Twitter Turbocharges Executive Job Search and Personal Brand Visibility by Meg Guiseppi on May 10, 2010 · 8 comments In a recent chat about social media, a new client and I discussed the value of LinkedIn and Twitter.

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Twitter: Communication and Geeks

Workology

I have written about Twitter often and not because I am an expert, but because I am an avid student and constantly seeking the best way to use the communication tools we have. It is interesting how quickly humans become accustomed to certain behavior and how easy it is to rile them up when that behavior has to be altered or censored for even a short time. When Twitter crashes, every other channel lights up.

Launching: New Twitter Chat for Brilliant Business Girlfriends #BBGChat

Career Makeover Coach

A few years ago I was co-host of a Twitter Chat with Melinda Emerson. Every week we conducted Twitter interviews with amazing guest, including Guy Kawasaki, Michael Hyatt, and Tori Johnson (three of my favorite conversations). Twitter Chats are one of my favorite ways to use Twitter to make new connections and to learn (two of my favorite […].

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3 Snack-Size Twitter Tips to Bolster Your Career

Career Trend

The post 3 Snack-Size Twitter Tips to Bolster Your Career appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. Career Advice Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Twitter U.S. By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Advice abounds on how to use social media to advance your career and job search. Beyond reading the volumes of great books, breaking down advice into manageable bites is a smart way to venture into the often-rough social networking waters.

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. In Part 1, I talked about: The value of Twitter for executive job search, How to get started, How to follow the right Twitter folks, and. In Part 2 here, I’m covering: Tips on finding potent tweets and retweets, Building a Twitter strategy, and. Twitter Etiquette.

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Twitter tips: 4 ways to discover job leads for the job seeker

Cube Rules

Twitter, on the face of it, is overwhelming. Well, there are some good, workable strategies you can use to generate job leads using Twitter. Twitter won’t get you the job — but it can let you know a job is available. Once you have a Twitter account , let’s take a look at what you can do to help search for jobs. Twitter is worldwide. Instead, use Twitter to follow local people or people in your job search area. photo credit: TarikB.

Twitter Recruiting 101: How to Optimize Your Tweets to Attract Candidates

Workology

Last week, Twitter surpassed LinkedIn as the number one social network for sales professionals because it offers the ability to research and engage, especially those you are not connected to, and to do it all in real time. Twitter is my favorite social network for all those above reasons, but it’s challenging to understand and master. In 2008, I began to understand the power of Twitter. Consider Twitter Job Cards.

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5 New Ways to Recruit & Hire Using Twitter’s Improved Platform

Workology

Learn more about Twitter by viewing our free Twitter for HR & Marketing webinar available on demand by clicking here. . On a busy day, Twitter sees about 175 million tweets and about 300,000 new visitors on a daily basis. With numbers like these you’d be out of your mind not to consider Twitter as a viable source for recruiting and sourcing candidates. In recent years Twitter has boosted it’s search functions to make the job of a recruiter easier.

David vs. Goliath. Someone’s Hijacking My Twitter Stream

Workology

My Brand Has Been Hijacked On Twitter. When I learn that a vendor is using my twitter name, Blogging4Jobs as a sponsored keyword on the social networking site, Twitter.com. A Twitter follower sends me a DM alerting me to the issue. Apparently, she has a Twitter column set up on Tweetdeck with the keyword “Blogging4Jobs.” ” Companies who work with Twitter as advertisers can sponsor keywords showing up at the top of the column when searched.

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Announcing #AnnieSez Twitter Chat Tonight!

Ms. Career Girl

Every other Wednesday I’ll be hosting #AnnieSez chat starting at at 9pm EST on Twitter. It will be a ton of fun and a GREAT way to build your Twitter following and network with other professionals while having fun (great for job seekers too by the way!). A tip for those who are new to Twitter chats: I recommend tweeting via TweetChat.com while on the chat.

Twitter’s New Social Recruiting Game Changer is Amazing

Workology

Twitter, in my opinion is one of the more underutilized tools when it comes to social recruiting. Because of the sheer amount of Twitter volume, it’s hard to for your tweets to actually be seen. As of August of 2013, Twitter reports 500 million tweets a day or 5,700 tweets per second so you can see why it’s hard to gain visibility. Twitter Job Card Extends Life Cycle of Job & Recruiting Tweets. I am loving the Twitter Job Card.

Twitter Executive Branding Strategy: The Beauty of a Retweet

Executive Career Brand

Twitter Executive Branding Strategy: The Beauty of a Retweet is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Does your executive job search brand communications plan include Twitter? If you’re not on Twitter because you don’t think you’ll have time to come up with enough quality tweets, reconsider. I’m about to explain how you can leverage the value of Twitter with very little time and effort. If you are on Twitter, what do your tweets look like?

Guest Post: Finding Career Opportunities via Twitter

Career Makeover Coach

Blog About Tai on Twitter Free Consultation Coaching Options Coaching FAQs Testimonials Contact Resources Reading List CMC Products Events Subscribe to RSS Guest Post: Finding Career Opportunities via Twitter by Tai Goodwin on February 19, 2010 Written by Ashlee Chisolm, Social Media Consultant What do Nestlé, Merck, and Verizon have in common? They all post job openings on Twitter. The easiest way to find specific Twitter accounts is by using Twellow.

8 Tips on Using Twitter for Job-Hunting College Students

Workology

Are college students even using Twitter to search for jobs? I think it’s great that students are finally embracing Twitter as a way to connect with employers, research companies, and find job and internship opportunities. HOW TO USE TWITTER IN YOUR JOB SEARCH. If your career center doesn’t currently have a Twitter presence, follow ones that do. Syracuse, NYU, Arizona, San Diego State and Indiana are schools that actively share jobs, tips and articles on Twitter.