Tag Archives: job search social media

Don’t Let Your Facebook Profile Cost You a Job

Posted: June 27, 2016 at 9:30 am

You have polished your resume to perfection, made sure to fill out each job application completely and accurately, and purchased a business suit for interviews. But have you taken the time to review how your Facebook profile may look to potential employers? A 2014 recruiting survey performed by Jobvite found that a whopping 93 percent… Read More »

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5 Ways To Build Your Professional Brand Using Social Media

Posted: September 18, 2015 at 6:46 pm

These days almost everybody knows the rules of social media. Bikini shots and booze are bad. Photos of your food and feet are boring. Exotic vacations, adorable babies and your dog are all good. However, it’s always shocking how many career minded folks don’t invest in building their professional brands online outside of LinkedIn. Let’s get cracking!

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Social Media Strategies For Job Seekers

Posted: February 27, 2015 at 10:32 pm

Before you even think about conducting an online job search, take the time to make your social networking accounts stand out in a positive and professional way. Remove any compromising posts, pictures, and content. Update them with a fresh statement of who you are and what career expertise you have. Upload a new headshot photo. Most recruiters will be looking at your profiles, so make them count.

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5 Common Mistakes People Make While Job Hunting

Posted: December 12, 2014 at 3:43 pm

Whether you’re unemployed or just looking to change jobs, the search for a new position can be a lot of work and full of pitfalls. To make the search more efficient and successful, avoid these common five mistakes people make while job hunting.

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