Tag: social media job search

Is Your Facebook Profile Job Search Ready?

Is Your Facebook Profile Job Search Ready?

A lot of people think that even though they have made their FB profiles “private” and have shared nothing more than their undying commitment to their favorite TV show or pictures of their children, that their is really nothing more to be done to their profiles when they launch a job search. As this infographic from Purdue University’s Center for Career Opportunities shows, there are a few other things to think about.

Technical Job Search: You Say “Engagement”; I Say “Value-Add”

Technical Job Search: You Say “Engagement”; I Say “Value-Add”

Essentially, you can have all the “engagement” you want in today’s job search, whether it is online or face-to-face in industry networking groups, but when you understand “value-add,” then you will find success in any form of networking.

Getting Stuck in the LinkedIn Wasteland

Getting Stuck in the LinkedIn Wasteland

You would be hard-pressed to hear many negatives about LinkedIn these days, especially when it comes to the job search and personal branding. It is very popular to talk about how LinkedIn is the place to be for career networking and job search.