How to Use Social Networks  In The Job Search By Julie Albaugh
Social Networks  & The Job Search   <ul><li>What do Microsoft, Ebay, Netflix, and Target have in common?  </li></ul><ul><l...
What is   Linkedin?  <ul><li>Is a social networking site specifically for professionals and businesses.  </li></ul><ul><li...
Linkedin Info <ul><li>41 million members in over 200 countries  </li></ul><ul><li>Members comprise 130 different industrie...
LinkedIn Profile
LinkedIn Profile  Resume of the Future <ul><li>Very popular with recruiters looking for good candidates.  </li></ul><ul><l...
LinkedIn  What To Do? <ul><li>Update Your Profile </li></ul><ul><li>A complete, updated profile helps recruiters find you ...
LinkedIn  What Makes My Profile Complete? <ul><li>A current position.  </li></ul><ul><li>Two past positions.  </li></ul><u...
LinkedIn  Find Connections & Groups
LinkedIn  Find Jobs in Groups  & Use Answers
LinkedIn Links Job Insider   –  is a tool to download that will inform you  how you are connected at jobs listed on Monste...
 
What is Twitter <ul><li>Service for friends, family, and coworkers to communicate  </li></ul><ul><li>Bloggers can use it a...
Find a Connection  on Twitter <ul><li>Can not find a connection on Linkedin? </li></ul><ul><li>Find Connections on Twitter...
Companies  Using Twitter <ul><li>Zappos </li></ul><ul><li>Rainier PR  </li></ul><ul><li>ATT  </li></ul><ul><li>Search for ...
Twitter Links  <ul><li>www.twitterjobsearch.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.twitter.com/JobShouts </li></ul><ul><li>www.twitter....
Questions ?
Presented By Julie Albaugh www.facebook.com/julieannalbaugh www.linkedin.com/juliealbaugh www.twitter.com/juliealbaugh www...
Resources: www.cnnmoney.com http://jobsearch.about.com www.linkedin.com
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Using Social Networks For Job Search

  1. 1. How to Use Social Networks In The Job Search By Julie Albaugh
  2. 2. Social Networks & The Job Search <ul><li>What do Microsoft, Ebay, Netflix, and Target have in common? </li></ul><ul><li>All these companies have used LinkedIn to recruit candidates for employment. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is Linkedin? <ul><li>Is a social networking site specifically for professionals and businesses. </li></ul><ul><li>Create a profile describing your expertise and work experience. </li></ul><ul><li>Add friends or connections </li></ul><ul><li>Give public recommendations for your colleagues. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Linkedin Info <ul><li>41 million members in over 200 countries </li></ul><ul><li>Members comprise 130 different industries, and include 130,000 recruiters. </li></ul><ul><li>Executives from all Fortune 500 companies are LinkedIn members. </li></ul>
  5. 5. LinkedIn Profile
  6. 6. LinkedIn Profile Resume of the Future <ul><li>Very popular with recruiters looking for good candidates. </li></ul><ul><li>Build Profile with any Web-enabled phone </li></ul><ul><li>Compose resumes, view job listings and contact prospective employers on the go </li></ul><ul><li>(m.linkedin.com) </li></ul><ul><li>Secure way to compile a resume online </li></ul>
  7. 7. LinkedIn What To Do? <ul><li>Update Your Profile </li></ul><ul><li>A complete, updated profile helps recruiters find you with opportunities. </li></ul><ul><li>Get Recommendations </li></ul><ul><li>Your profile represents you so make sure you put your best foot forward. </li></ul><ul><li>Add Connections & Groups </li></ul><ul><li>Chances of getting a job are much better when you know someone at the company. </li></ul>
  8. 8. LinkedIn What Makes My Profile Complete? <ul><li>A current position. </li></ul><ul><li>Two past positions. </li></ul><ul><li>Education. </li></ul><ul><li>Profile summary. </li></ul><ul><li>A profile photo. </li></ul><ul><li>Specialties. </li></ul><ul><li>At least three recommendations. </li></ul>
  9. 9. LinkedIn Find Connections & Groups
  10. 10. LinkedIn Find Jobs in Groups & Use Answers
  11. 11. LinkedIn Links Job Insider – is a tool to download that will inform you how you are connected at jobs listed on Monster, CareerBuilder, HotJobs, Craigslist, SimplyHired, Dice, and Vault. http://www.linkedin.com/static?key=jobsinsider_download&trk=jh_jobinsider SimplyHired.com http://learn.linkedin.com/
  12. 13. What is Twitter <ul><li>Service for friends, family, and coworkers to communicate </li></ul><ul><li>Bloggers can use it as a mini-blogging tool. </li></ul><ul><li>Can Be Restricted to a circle of friends or available to the public </li></ul>
  13. 14. Find a Connection on Twitter <ul><li>Can not find a connection on Linkedin? </li></ul><ul><li>Find Connections on Twitter </li></ul><ul><li>Use you Linkedin Profile as your </li></ul><ul><li>Website Address on Twitter www.linkedin.com/juliealbaugh </li></ul>
  14. 15. Companies Using Twitter <ul><li>Zappos </li></ul><ul><li>Rainier PR </li></ul><ul><li>ATT </li></ul><ul><li>Search for other companies </li></ul>
  15. 16. Twitter Links <ul><li>www.twitterjobsearch.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.twitter.com/JobShouts </li></ul><ul><li>www.twitter.com/jobangels </li></ul><ul><li>www.twitip.com/leverage-twitter-for- your-job- search </li></ul>
  16. 17. Questions ?
  17. 18. Presented By Julie Albaugh www.facebook.com/julieannalbaugh www.linkedin.com/juliealbaugh www.twitter.com/juliealbaugh www.twitter.com/springfieldohio
  18. 19. Resources: www.cnnmoney.com http://jobsearch.about.com www.linkedin.com

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