ENHANCING YOUR JOB SEARCH THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA<br />Presented by<br />Leslie Coty<br />540-588-0117<br />Leslie@CotyConnec...
YES!!!<br />ARE YOU A            SALESMAN?<br />
EMPLOYERS ARE USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO RECRUIT AND POST THEIR JOBS!<br />340,000 Job Postings on Twitter LAST MONTH!<br />Rec...
So many sites, so little time!<br />Don’t be overwhelmed<br />Start with LinkedIn<br />Keep same avatar on all profiles<br...
<ul><li>Complete Profile to 100%
At least 5 recommendations
Previous jobs
Accomplishments
Groups * Discussions
Keep a high profile
CONNECT</li></li></ul><li>332 Connections<br />4,722,700 Connections <br />
1. A Job Needed – A Job Posted <br />2. Career Change Central<br />3. CareerLink Network<br />4. Corporate Recruiters<br /...
<ul><li>500,000,000 active users
Professional
Interests – i.e., golf, hiking
Status Updates
Networking
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  1. 1. ENHANCING YOUR JOB SEARCH THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA<br />Presented by<br />Leslie Coty<br />540-588-0117<br />Leslie@CotyConnections.com<br />
  2. 2. YES!!!<br />ARE YOU A SALESMAN?<br />
  3. 3.
  4. 4. EMPLOYERS ARE USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO RECRUIT AND POST THEIR JOBS!<br />340,000 Job Postings on Twitter LAST MONTH!<br />Recruiters and HR are joining Twitter in droves<br />LinkedIn Cheaper and more effective for employers than CareerBuilder<br />LinkedIn is easier to use than Craigslist<br />79% Fortune 500 companies on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube<br />
  5. 5. So many sites, so little time!<br />Don’t be overwhelmed<br />Start with LinkedIn<br />Keep same avatar on all profiles<br />Short Professional Bio<br />Build relationships/Network<br />
  6. 6. <ul><li>Complete Profile to 100%
  7. 7. At least 5 recommendations
  8. 8. Previous jobs
  9. 9. Accomplishments
  10. 10. Groups * Discussions
  11. 11. Keep a high profile
  12. 12. CONNECT</li></li></ul><li>332 Connections<br />4,722,700 Connections <br />
  13. 13. 1. A Job Needed – A Job Posted <br />2. Career Change Central<br />3. CareerLink Network<br />4. Corporate Recruiters<br />5. Executive Suite <br />6. Job Openings, Job Leads and Job Connections<br />7. Jobs Alert<br />8. Linked:HR<br />9. Personal Branding Network<br />10. Positive Thinkers<br />
  14. 14. <ul><li>500,000,000 active users
  15. 15. Professional
  16. 16. Interests – i.e., golf, hiking
  17. 17. Status Updates
  18. 18. Networking
  19. 19. Groups/Fan Pages</li></li></ul><li>What NOT to put on Facebook<br />
  20. 20. <ul><li>1.5 BILLION tweets per month
  21. 21. Profile
  22. 22. Keywords
  23. 23. Network
  24. 24. Expert – Relative & Valuable
  25. 25. Search.Twitter.com
  26. 26. Twitter Job Posting Tweets</li></li></ul><li><ul><li>50 Million tweets per day
  27. 27. 1.5 Billion tweets per month</li></li></ul><li>Realtime results for jobs roanoke<br />Newer « Page 2 » Older<br />tmj_roa_health: HCR ManorCare: Certified Occupational Therapy Asst.-... (Roanoke, VA) http://bit.ly/4sMQAR (expand ) #Jobs#TweetMyJOBS<br />1 day ago from API · Reply · View Tweet<br />tmj_roa_health: HCR ManorCare: Speech Language Pathologist - Per Die... (Roanoke, VA) http://bit.ly/8BHVCV (expand ) #Jobs#TweetMyJOBS<br />1 day ago from API · Reply · View Tweet<br />tmj_roa_transp: Fedex Freight, Inc.: City Driver (Roanoke, VA) http://bit.ly/73Goeb (expand ) #Jobs#TweetMyJOBS<br />1 day ago from API · Reply · View Tweet<br />
  28. 28. Video Resume<br /><ul><li>Inexpensive Flip Video
  29. 29. Practice
  30. 30. Keep it Short
  31. 31. Upload to YouTube
  32. 32. Upload to LinkedIn & Twitter</li></li></ul><li>SOCIAL MEDIA = <br />NETWORKING ON STEROIDS<br />
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  34. 34. GOOD LUCK AND GO KNOCK ‘EM DEAD!<br />RESOURCES<br /> <br />http://www.facebook.com/search/?q=entwine&init=quick#!/notes/entwine-inc/who-is-juliet-6-steps-to-create-your-personal-brand/321739826449<br /> http://danschawbel.com/<br /> http://www.chrisbrogan.com/<br /> http://www.theundercoverrecruiter.com/content/8-steps-writing-bio-pro-chris-brogan-fact<br />http://www.theundercoverrecruiter.com/content/list-employers-posting-jobs-twitter<br />http://search.twitter.com/search?q=jobs<br />http://twittermaven.blogspot.com/2009/09/tweet-your-way-to-new-job-presentation.html<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIFYPQjYhv8<br />http://grads.linkedin.com/<br />
  35. 35. LESLIE COTY<br />Leslie Coty is a Sales and Marketing professional with over 20 years experience in TV, Radio, and Print<br />advertising. She currently works as an Account Executive for Q99 and WFIR radio. Her desire<br />for helping her clients led her to Social Media and she now uses her knowledge of Social Media<br />to help job seekers, businesses, churches, and other organizations. She also has a Social Media consulting company, Coty Connections.<br />Leslie earned her BS and MBA from the University at Buffalo and is a Certified Digital Marketing Consultant. She is a Distinguished Toastmaster and an award-winning speaker.<br />Leslie Coty’s passion is Professional and Personal Development. She is available to give presentations<br />on Networking, Social Media, Career Enhancement, and Sales and Marketing.<br />Leslie can be contacted at 540-588-0117 or Leslie@CotyConnections.com.<br />

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