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. Executive Job Search LinkedIn Twitter networking

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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. Girlz and Gizmos hashtags pound sign twitter

50 Great Marketing Twitter Feeds

Resume Bear

The easiest way to keep your finger on the pulse of marketing is to log in to Twitter. Almost every Twitter user is selling something, even if it’s only a belief or an image they want to project. Here are 50 of the best Twitter accounts to which you’ll keep coming back for more.

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.

5 Simple Twitter Tips for Recruiters

The Undercover Recruiter

In the past I looked at recruiting with the use of Twitter as a throwaway. 5 Simple Twitter Tips for Recruiters. Recruiting Social Media Uncategorised candidates followers hashtags job seekers Recruiters Twitter Twitter Tips

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.

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. How Twitter Helped Me Build My Personal Brand.

6 Essential Steps For Building Your Twitter Brand

Career Realism

6 Essential Steps For Building Your Twitter Brand. Here are six essential steps for overcoming these problems and building your Twitter brand: 1. Become Familiar with Twitter. Immerse yourself in Twitter terminology (tweet, retweet, twitter jail, etc).

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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!).

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?

5 legal issues for Twitter users

Resume Bear

Legally tweeting: 5 legal issues for Twitter users. Twitter’s popularity is growing by the day, and the Tweet is now a daily (and preferred) method of communication for many. Even I entered the Twitter world @PedramTabibi. Who Owns A Twitter Account, Employer or Employee?

Guest Post: Finding Career Opportunities via Twitter

Career Makeover Coach

They all post job openings on Twitter. 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 easiest way to find specific Twitter accounts is by using Twellow.

9 Steps to Grow Your Employer Twitter Chat


Twitter is a unique recruiting tool that, in this respect, just keeps getting stronger. It’s for that reason that I began holding Twitter chats years ago, and why I still think they’re incredibly valuable in recruiting. Guest Host Other Twitter Chats.

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.

16 Handy Twitter Recruiting & Hiring Hacks [Infographic]


Recruiting, Sourcing & Hiring with Twitter. Keep in mind that if you are recruiting at an event like SXSW which kicks off later this week, Twitter is a wonderful way to source new candidates and connect with them on the fly.

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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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).

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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. What’s a Twitter handle?

Five Twitter Tips for Promoting Your Brand


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

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.

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.

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.

7 Killer Examples of Twitter Recruiting & Job Cards


This is part of an ongoing series on Social Recruiting 101 and Twitter. Click here to read about Twitter social recruiting best practices. . Twitter is the social network that I love. Fortunately, last year Twitter came to the rescue and launched Twitter Job Cards.

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. Just log on to Twitter Thursday nights at 7 EST to add your two cents. Head to Twitter on Tuesdays at 10 p.m.

Search Executive Jobs With Twitter Lists

Executive Career Brand

Thousands of top companies post job openings in real time and recruit executive candidates through Twitter. You can find these employers by joining Twitter and searching for them , and through Twitter lists.

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.

Twitter Job Search Help From Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter, etc.), I’ll post some of my favorite tips here as they hit Twitter over the next several months. Related posts: How Twitter Helped Me Build My Personal Brand. Twitter Turbocharges Executive Job Search and Personal Brand Visibility.

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.

Twitter Turbocharges Executive Job Search and Personal Brand.

Executive Career Brand

But when it came to Twitter, Randy was adamant. “If you think I’m going to waste my time on Twitter telling people what I had for breakfast, you’re crazy!&# It may take a little time to get the hang of Twitter, but soon it will all click, and you’ll get into a rhythm.

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!

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. Twitter is worldwide. photo credit: TarikB.

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? Related posts: No Time For Twitter?

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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Recruiters, Listen in as James Tozer of The Economist Talks Twitter

The Undercover Recruiter

But what about Twitter? Recruiters, Listen in as James Tozer of The Economist Talks Twitter. Social Media James Tozer Jorgen Sundberg Link Humans Podcast The Economist TwitterWe know how important social recruiting is in this current digital climate.

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Being Active on Twitter without Always Being on Twitter


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. Are you a novice Twitter user or an experienced tweep?

Twitter for Businesses: How to Avoid Embarrassment


Communication between business and customer has changed rapidly since the inception of Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other social networking platforms. Career Advice blunders twitter business twitter fails worst mistakes

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.

5 Powerful Twitter Tips for Business Newbs


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. Social media notably Twitter has an easy barrier for exit and entry. Twitter is about being personal.

How to Use Twitter to Recruit New Talent

The Undercover Recruiter

Twitter – it’s extremely popular in this modern age of always being connected (we’re even on it too – @UndercoverRec!) – but how can you use it to recruit the top talent? How to Use Twitter to Recruit New Talent. Recruiting Twitter Recruitment Social Medi

30 Ways to Lose Your Job on Twitter Anniversary Edition

Resume Bear

Top 30 Ways to Lose Your Job on Twitter. A few years ago we created a post warning job seekers and students about the dangers of sharing too much information on social networks such as Twitter and Facebook. Call Your Boss a Cow and Totally Trash Your Company Via Twitter.