Posts Tagged ‘Find a job with social media’
April 25th, 2011 |
7 STEPS TO YOUR NEXT JOB
With unemployment still at a record high, it’s helpful to know what you need to do to land that next position. Whether you are recently unemployed or have been searching for awhile, you should know what steps to take so that you don’t find yourself spinning your wheels in terms of your job search.
Here are seven simple steps to finding a job even in the midst of a competitive job market:
March 28th, 2011 |
HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT ONLINE NETWORKING?
Online networking has become increasingly important as it relates to the job search process. Social networking sites give you the ability to connect virtually with people in any part of the world. But it also has its pitfalls. A faux pas in the virtual world can cost you great opportunities.
March 15th, 2011 |
3 TIPS FOR THOSE WHO HATE NETWORKING
Yes, it’s true. Networking is still the number one way that job seekers land new positions. With a 70% success rate for executives according to the 2008 Executive Job Market Intelligence Report from ExecuNet, networking dwarfs all other job search methods. Online job boards have only a 13% success rate according to the Wall Street Journal.
January 18th, 2011 |
TWEET AND FOLLOW YOUR WAY TO A NEW JOB
Twitter is a mystery to many people. It has a language all its own—tweets, hashtags, RT, DM, tweetups, and tweeps. And it has its own etiquette. You are expected to thank people who retweet your tweets and follow people who follow you.
November 2nd, 2010 |
3 LINKEDIN STRATEGIES THAT WILL ENHANCE YOUR CAREER SEARCH
Like millions of other users, you are probably on LinkedIn to find new career opportunities. But you may not be clear on how to use LinkedIn to your best advantage. Here are three quick tips for uncovering more opportunities on LinkedIn.
October 25th, 2010 |
6 EASY STEPS TO NETWORK YOUR WAY INTO A NEW JOB
You’ve heard it before. Most people get their jobs through networking. If networking seems overwhelming to you given everything else that you have to do in your life, try these six easy steps to grow your network today.
October 14th, 2010 |
3 Steps to Using Social Media to Stand out in Your Job Search
With stubbornly high unemployment that probably won’t come down any time soon and so many job seekers competing for the same few jobs, how can you distinguish yourself from similarly qualified candidates? What would make an employer call you for the interview rather than any of the hordes of other people who applied for the same position?