Tag: social networking

The Twitter Job Search: Does It Live Up to the Hype?

The Twitter Job Search: Does It Live Up to the Hype?

Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn…by now you have probably been exposed to at least one, if not more, of these sites. If you’ve been keeping up with the latest job search news, you’ve also probably been bombarded with cries to “network, network, network.” Well, networking itself is obviously not new, but social networking or social media sites like LinkedIn (and NoddlePlace) are. Although these types of sites attract lots of users, not everyone knows how to use them effectively, especially when it comes to the job search.

FB, Twitter, LI, Oh My! Is All This Social Networking Worth It?

FB, Twitter, LI, Oh My! Is All This Social Networking Worth It?

Suddenly, or maybe not so suddenly, social networking is everywhere. Facebook, LinkedIn, MySpace, Twitter…and more like them are popping up daily. It seems that we are craving the need to speak to one another virtually. Never mind that we have cell phones, e-mail, IM, and text messaging, we seem to need these sites too.