Social media and your job search v2

967 views
904 views

Published on

Presentation given to Launch Pad Job Club on May 20, 2011 in Austin, Texas by Marc Miller
Marc@MyCareer4MyLife.com

Published in: Career
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
967
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Social media and your job search v2

  1. 1. Social Media and Your Job Search<br />Marc R. Miller<br />Marc@MyCareer4MyLife<br />
  2. 2. Why Social Media?<br />More recruiters search for hires via social media<br />Managers do research before interview<br />http://www.working.com/story.html?id=4734267<br />According to a new survey from the Society for Human Resource Management, 56 per cent of employers are using social networking sites to find and evaluate job candidates. And 20 per cent plan to do so soon.<br />
  3. 3. Why Social Media?<br />Hiring managers want to hire people they already know!<br />
  4. 4. Social Media Tools<br />What is our concern?<br />
  5. 5. Web 1.0<br />
  6. 6. Web 1.0 Job Search<br />
  7. 7. Web 2.0<br />Facebook personal pages are NOT searchable<br />
  8. 8. Web 2.0 Job Search<br />http://www.susanbaughman.com/<br />
  9. 9. Personal Brand Statement<br />What you want to be in a single sentence that answers two questions: <br />What are you the best at? <br />Who do you serve (audience)?<br />
  10. 10. My Brand Statement<br />Marc Miller is career design expert who helps experienced professionals discover their passions, talents and ambitions and then purposely design a career in a holistic manner that fits their chosen lifestyle. <br />
  11. 11. Key Words<br />
  12. 12. Key Words<br />
  13. 13. LinkedIn Profile<br />
  14. 14. LinkedIn Profile<br />
  15. 15. LinkedIn Profile<br />
  16. 16. Create Website<br />Link to Resume REQUIRED!<br />http://www.susanbaughman.com/<br />
  17. 17. How do I make my expertise visible?<br />Give<br />Give<br />Give<br />Give<br />Give<br />
  18. 18. How do I make my expertise visible?<br />Answer questions on LinkedIn Q & A<br />Enter your website URL<br />Write a blog<br />Update it frequently<br />Reply to blogs<br />
  19. 19. LinkedIn Q & A<br />
  20. 20. LinkedIn Q & A<br />
  21. 21. LinkedIn Q & A<br />
  22. 22. What Blogs?<br />Technorati - http://technorati.com/<br />Alltop - http://alltop.com/<br />
  23. 23. Blog Response Tips<br />Be first responder<br />Track when blogger regularly posts<br />Be relevant<br />Get interaction with author<br />Post your website URL<br />
  24. 24. Twitter<br />Who to follow<br />LinkedIn Contact<br />listorious.com<br />Recruiters for target companies<br />Search -- search.twitter.com<br />Hash Tags #recruiter #jobs #staffing<br />General keywords<br />
  25. 25. Questions?<br />
  26. 26. Links<br />http://www.working.com/story.html?id=4734267<br />http://www.wordle.net/<br />http://technorati.com/<br />http://alltop.com/<br />http://listorious.com<br />http://search.twitter.com<br />
  27. 27. Marc R. Miller<br />Marc@MarcMillerAssociates.com512-693-7132<br />

×