How can I use Facebook to get a job interview? I have a personal page and more of a 'professional' page, but I'm wondering how I can get noticed by people who are hiring.
As a Recruiter, the best place for professional networking is LinkedIn because it displays your skills, proficiencies, recommendations from others, achievements, projects etc. in a resume format. Plus it…View all answers »
How would I use Twitter to obtain a job interview/offer? I'm fairly active on Twitter and have a following of over 1000.
Social media is a great resource for finding job opportunities and communicating with employers. First off, be sure to "follow" organizations and people in the field you'd like to work for. Many…
When searching through potential candidate's social media sites, what are employers specifically looking for? Other than the obvious negatives (pictures/comments/posts of excessive drinking and immaturity), what are some positives and negatives an employer looks for through these searches?
For the most part, employers are not formally checking personal social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, as this can lead to legal slippery slope around invasion of privacy and discrimination. …View all answers »
What are some things I can do on social media to aid in my job hunt?
Social media is an amazing tool that enables you to research companies, interact with them, and also to put your best digital self out there! There is no denying the fact that in today’s world, some employers…View all answers »
If I am not a fan of LinkedIn due to security issues that I have had in the past with using social media, is that a bad thing from an employment perspective. Should I be honest in the interview or if I am asked why I am not a part of social media at all?
Personally, I don't think it is a bad thing if you are not active on social media networks. If you are applying to jobs that have a strong focus on social media, and your field of interest requires a social…View all answers »
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