Finding a Job BEFORE     Graduation            Alex PutmanDirector of Global Talent Acquisition    @alexputman | @casemate...
Tweet This!@alexputman @CaseMate at #UGA totalk about finding a job. CaseMate hasjobs www.case-mate.com, careers tab atbot...
Table of Contents• Who are you on-line?  o Where are the employers posting jobs?• Importance of Networking  o Social Netwo...
Who Are You On-Line?       www.case-mate.com
Where Are Recruiters Looking?•   Social Networks (Facebook, LinkedIn)•   RSS Feeds•   Aggregators (Indeed, SimplyHired)•  ...
Google• Google yourself• Clean up  o Photos/content  o Profanity  o Negativity• TalentWise• Manage digital reputation  o G...
www.case-mate.com
Importance of Networking        www.case-mate.com
LinkedIn•   Complete profile•   Keyword optimization•   Groups•   Answers•   Follow companies•   Recommendations•   CardMu...
www.case-mate.com
Tweet This!@CaseMate has some really cool products@alexputman brought in #phantom casesfor students and they totally rock!...
Twitter•   Follow recruiters/hiring managers/companies•   Tweet and retweet companies•   Directories (Twellow)•   #jobs   ...
www.case-mate.com
Facebook•   Privacy settings•   “Like” company pages•   Interact with companies on their pages•   Search job tabs•   Jobvi...
“Traditional” Networking•   Internship•   CO-OP•   Campus Career Center•   Meet-ups•   Volunteering•   Community Services•...
Creative Resume Tips       www.case-mate.com
3 Minutes: How to Impress         www.case-mate.com
Tweet This!@CaseMate is giving away a tablet orphone everyday on their facebook fanpage, "like" their page today, thanks@a...
Creative Resumes• QR code• Video• Emurse.com               www.case-mate.com
QR CodesWhat is a QR Code?2 dimensional barcodes that are easily scanned using anysmart phone. This code will then be conv...
www.case-mate.com
Stand Out!!   www.case-mate.com
Applying InnovationWhat does a termite hill and architecture have                in common?                   www.case-mat...
The termite mound uses tunnels to cool                                           control temperature at an even 82        ...
Stand Out to the Right Person• How do you apply for a job?• Who is your resume going to?• Find the decision maker:  o Goog...
Be Memorable   www.case-mate.com
Blogs•   Control the content•   Great example of your interest and abilities•   SEO: search and be found•   Guest blog•   ...
www.case-mate.com
Tweet This!@alexputman has a great blog discussingsocial media and #jobswww.socialtrex.com is awesome!                www....
Mobile• JibberJobber.com• Apps  o LinkedIn  o CardMunch  o Monster  o Careerbuilder  o Indeed  o JobSpeek                 ...
Mobile Recruiting            Always on, always with us, always connectedIn an average 1 week period ___% of mobile users w...
Research Companies     www.case-mate.com
Research Companies•   Glassdoor.com•   LinkedIn•   Google•   Facebook Fan Page•   Twitter                    www.case-mate...
Life @ Case-Mate     www.case-mate.com
Tweet This!I would love to work @casemate, they arelooking for a summer marketing interncontact @alexputman @Daisholland33...
Contact    Alex Putman | Director of Global Talent @ Case-MateAlex.putman@case-mate.com@alexputmanLinkedin.com/in/alexputm...
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  1. 1. Finding a Job BEFORE Graduation Alex PutmanDirector of Global Talent Acquisition @alexputman | @casemate www.case-mate.com
  2. 2. Tweet This!@alexputman @CaseMate at #UGA totalk about finding a job. CaseMate hasjobs www.case-mate.com, careers tab atbottom www.case-mate.com
  3. 3. Table of Contents• Who are you on-line? o Where are the employers posting jobs?• Importance of Networking o Social Networking o Traditional Networking• Creative Resume Ideas• Stand out!• Researching Companies www.case-mate.com
  4. 4. Who Are You On-Line? www.case-mate.com
  5. 5. Where Are Recruiters Looking?• Social Networks (Facebook, LinkedIn)• RSS Feeds• Aggregators (Indeed, SimplyHired)• Virtual Worlds (SecondLife)• Video (YouTube, Vimeo)• Podcast (BlogTalkRadio.com)• Blogs (WordPress, Blogger)• Micro Blogs (Twitter, IM, Texting)• Wiki’s• Bookmarking (StumbleUpon, Digg)• Location Based Social (Foursquare, FB Places) www.case-mate.com
  6. 6. Google• Google yourself• Clean up o Photos/content o Profanity o Negativity• TalentWise• Manage digital reputation o Google alerts o SocialMention.com o Control your name www.case-mate.com
  7. 7. www.case-mate.com
  8. 8. Importance of Networking www.case-mate.com
  9. 9. LinkedIn• Complete profile• Keyword optimization• Groups• Answers• Follow companies• Recommendations• CardMunch mobile App www.case-mate.com
  10. 10. www.case-mate.com
  11. 11. Tweet This!@CaseMate has some really cool products@alexputman brought in #phantom casesfor students and they totally rock! www.case-mate.com
  12. 12. Twitter• Follow recruiters/hiring managers/companies• Tweet and retweet companies• Directories (Twellow)• #jobs www.case-mate.com
  13. 13. www.case-mate.com
  14. 14. Facebook• Privacy settings• “Like” company pages• Interact with companies on their pages• Search job tabs• Jobvite App www.case-mate.com
  15. 15. “Traditional” Networking• Internship• CO-OP• Campus Career Center• Meet-ups• Volunteering• Community Services• Georgia Association of College and Employers http://www.gace.org/careerfair on 4/10 www.case-mate.com
  16. 16. Creative Resume Tips www.case-mate.com
  17. 17. 3 Minutes: How to Impress www.case-mate.com
  18. 18. Tweet This!@CaseMate is giving away a tablet orphone everyday on their facebook fanpage, "like" their page today, thanks@alexputman www.case-mate.com
  19. 19. Creative Resumes• QR code• Video• Emurse.com www.case-mate.com
  20. 20. QR CodesWhat is a QR Code?2 dimensional barcodes that are easily scanned using anysmart phone. This code will then be converted into a pieceof (interactive) text and/or linkHow can I use it for job search? o Use it for VIDEO o Shows creativity o Create memorable content o Create on Goo.gl o Hipscan.com www.case-mate.com
  21. 21. www.case-mate.com
  22. 22. Stand Out!! www.case-mate.com
  23. 23. Applying InnovationWhat does a termite hill and architecture have in common? www.case-mate.com
  24. 24. The termite mound uses tunnels to cool control temperature at an even 82 degrees.The East Gate Centre saves $4 millionannually on air conditioning cost!Think innovatively and creatively;many things outside your currentscope are possible! www.case-mate.com
  25. 25. Stand Out to the Right Person• How do you apply for a job?• Who is your resume going to?• Find the decision maker: o Google search for the hiring manager o LinkedIn search for 2nd and 3rd level connections o Call in and ask someone (tell them you are a jobseeker) o Talk to friends, neighbors, anyone you can www.case-mate.com
  26. 26. Be Memorable www.case-mate.com
  27. 27. Blogs• Control the content• Great example of your interest and abilities• SEO: search and be found• Guest blog• Comment & Engage• Connect resume & content www.case-mate.com
  28. 28. www.case-mate.com
  29. 29. Tweet This!@alexputman has a great blog discussingsocial media and #jobswww.socialtrex.com is awesome! www.case-mate.com
  30. 30. Mobile• JibberJobber.com• Apps o LinkedIn o CardMunch o Monster o Careerbuilder o Indeed o JobSpeek www.case-mate.com
  31. 31. Mobile Recruiting Always on, always with us, always connectedIn an average 1 week period ___% of mobile users will: • 81% browse internet • 77% use a search engine • 48% watch a video • 63% access a social network • 39% use in bathroom • 33% use while watching tv • 70% use while in a store • 74% make a buy decision based on info from smartphone • 95% use to find local info • 71% of mobile search is due to seeing an ad • 42% people click on mobile ads www.case-mate.com
  32. 32. Research Companies www.case-mate.com
  33. 33. Research Companies• Glassdoor.com• LinkedIn• Google• Facebook Fan Page• Twitter www.case-mate.com
  34. 34. Life @ Case-Mate www.case-mate.com
  35. 35. Tweet This!I would love to work @casemate, they arelooking for a summer marketing interncontact @alexputman @Daisholland33for details www.case-mate.com
  36. 36. Contact Alex Putman | Director of Global Talent @ Case-MateAlex.putman@case-mate.com@alexputmanLinkedin.com/in/alexputman www.socialTrex.com www.case-mate.com facebook.com/casemate www.case-mate.com
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