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Your LinkedIn Job Search: Tips to Optimize Your Search

April 12, 2013

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Tweet LinkedIn is a mainstay in your job search, but there may be ways to get more out of LinkedIn. Once you establish your profile, make some connections, and join some groups of interest, you can still use a few tricks to optimize it to your best advantage. There are always other things to learn […]

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Some Advice to Ignore about Your Social Media Job Search

April 10, 2013

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Tweet Using social media appropriately can make or break your job search. Social media can be very time-consuming so you want to make sure you are doing things that are efficient and avoiding efforts that may not be helpful over the long run. Here is some advice that you may get to that you should […]

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Using Hootsuite in Your Social Media Job Search

April 9, 2013

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Tweet Do you have multiple social media accounts? It can be difficult to manage each of these accounts, especially if you are in the middle of a job search. Applications that allow you to organize your accounts can be extremely helpful. Hootsuite is one application that can help you get organized in your social media […]

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Using Pinterest as a Part of Your Social Media Job Search

April 3, 2013

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Tweet The social media phenomenon Pinterest is a great place to post recipes and fashions, but did you know that you can use this site to step up your job search? Pinterest can be an important part of your social media job search. You can even link your Pinterest boards to your Facebook or Twitter […]

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Using Facebook in Your Social Media Job Search

March 7, 2013

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Tweet Utilizing all of the tools that are available to you can help you find a job but if you are not careful, social media can tank your job search. One example is Facebook which can open doors for you but can put information in the public domain that you may not want future employers […]

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Twitter as a Part of Your Social Media Job Search

March 6, 2013

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Tweet Social media has become a very important part of a job search strategy with LinkedIn leading the way. However, you can use other platforms as an effective part of your social media job search. Here are some tips to use Twitter to find a job. Create a Professional Account You should set up a […]

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Part of Your Social Media Job Search: Monitoring Your Online Reputation

January 17, 2013

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Tweet Social media has allowed people to connect with each other around the world and has expanded the options for finding a job. However, the freedom of the Internet makes it easier for you to post comments and pictures that may not put you in a good light with future employers. As part of your […]

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Social Media Job Search Strategies: Talent Communities in 2013

January 16, 2013

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Tweet If you are looking for a job, it is almost guaranteed that you will use a talent community at some point. Talent communities give you the chance to interact with employers and other current employees; utilizing one (or more) communities should be an important part of your social media job search. The growth of […]

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Want to Boost Your Job Prospects? Head to D.C.

January 11, 2013

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Tweet Want to increase your job prospects? You might consider a move to the nation’s capital. According to a recent story by the Reuters news service, Washington, D.C. is experiencing a population boom as job seekers head to the district hoping to nab one of the new manufacturing or technology jobs offered there. But here’s […]

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New Study Highlights the Importance of a Social Media Job Search

January 8, 2013

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Tweet If you need help finding a job, know this: You are far from alone. And don’t let positive headlines regarding the nation’s unemployment rate convince you otherwise. It’s true that the national unemployment fell again in November, ticking down to 7.7 percent, the lowest this rate has stood in more than three years. At […]

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