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Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
Using Social Networks For Job Search
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Using Social Networks For Job Search

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How to use Linkedin and Twitter in the Job Search

How to use Linkedin and Twitter in the Job Search

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  • 1. How to Use Social Networks In The Job Search By Julie Albaugh
  • 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. 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. 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. LinkedIn Profile
  • 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. 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. 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. LinkedIn Find Connections & Groups
  • 10. LinkedIn Find Jobs in Groups & Use Answers
  • 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/
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  • 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>
  • 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>
  • 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>
  • 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>
  • 17. Questions ?
  • 18. Presented By Julie Albaugh www.facebook.com/julieannalbaugh www.linkedin.com/juliealbaugh www.twitter.com/juliealbaugh www.twitter.com/springfieldohio
  • 19. Resources: www.cnnmoney.com http://jobsearch.about.com www.linkedin.com

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