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    Twitter For Job Search Twitter For Job Search Presentation Transcript

      • Today it’s not just who you know, but who knows you
      • Not only submitting resumes to HR, but submitting “you” out to the world
      • Increasing the visibility of YOU
      • Building relationships like never before
      • You are searchable
      • Professional profiles in all media
      • Social media Golden Rule
      • Last month, 340,000 jobs were posted on Twitter
      • Over 100 million users
      • Another tool in the tool box
      • Tweet- your message, up to 140 characters
      • RT- Re-Tweet- send out someone else’s message
      • #FF- Follow Friday- tell people to follow other people
      • DM- Direct message
      • @- indicates someone’s screen name, such as @MicheleRempel
      • 1. Build your bio
      • 2. Follow and be followed
      • 3. Tweet what you need, who you are, make connections
      • 4. Actively search for what you need
      • Include a thought-out bio
        • you only have 160 characters
      • Post a good photo
      • Put your Twitter account on your LinkedIn profile
    • Bio
      • How do I get followers?
        • Follow people!
        • or (to name a couple)
        • Follow:
          • Companies you’d like to work for
          • Recruiters
          • Job listing accounts (more on that later)
      • What do I tweet?
        • Tell people you’re looking for work
        • Find quotes or sayings that people will want to RT (retweet), or write your own
        • Tell people where you’re volunteering, what you’re doing
      • What do I tweet?
        • Ask to connect on LinkedIn
        • Ask people to follow your favorite followers
          • “ #follow @michelerempel @fredmcmurray @boehler55 @heidifeemster”- pay it forward
      • Job Deck on TweetDeck
        • A free application
      • Look for accounts that post jobs and follow them
        • @jobschicago
        • @chicagojobs
        • @consultjob
          • To name a few
        • Look for recruiters and follow them
        • Look for Lists of job accounts
    • Job posting Recruiter
    • @MicheleRempel f
      • Increase your visibility
      • Show others what you’re all about- your skills, abilities, humor, personality, the total package
      • Help others achieve their goals