• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Messiah United Methodist Church Jobs Ministry: Social Media and Job Hunting Seminar
 

Messiah United Methodist Church Jobs Ministry: Social Media and Job Hunting Seminar

on

  • 1,600 views

October 18, 2011 presentation I delivered to the Messiah United Methodist Church Jobs Ministry

October 18, 2011 presentation I delivered to the Messiah United Methodist Church Jobs Ministry

Statistics

Views

Total Views
1,600
Views on SlideShare
1,247
Embed Views
353

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0

5 Embeds 353

http://willkelly.org 347
http://paper.li 2
http://willkelly.net 2
http://www.willkelly.net 1
https://twitter.com 1

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment
  • LinkedIn Experience

Messiah United Methodist Church Jobs Ministry: Social Media and Job Hunting Seminar Messiah United Methodist Church Jobs Ministry: Social Media and Job Hunting Seminar Presentation Transcript

  • Social Media & The Job Hunt
    Messiah UMC Jobs Ministry
  • Online Presence & Your Job Hunt
  • Social Media Etiquette & Your Job Hunt
    LinkedIn
    Strong headline
    Honesty
    Personalize communications when seeking a connection
    Appropriate status updates
    Follow Group posting rules
    Twitter
    Follow like minded people
    Ask questions & reply (Share)
    Beware of overload
    Follow similar etiquette on Facebook and other social media sites.
  • Twitter & Your Job Hunt
    Things to do….
    Link to your Resume
    Follow Companies
    Follow Recruiting Firms
    Follow industry publications
    Research interviewers
    Stay informed about Job Hunting Trends
  • A Personal Blog & Your Job Hunt
    How a blog can help…
    Improve your standing in search results
    Show your interest in professional topics
    Extends your professional brand
  • Facebook & Your Job Hunt
    Keep it clean
    “Like” Companies
    Follow News Sites
    Let friends know you are job hunting
  • SlideShare: The Social Resume
    • www.slideshare.net
    • Search-friendly resume – Google
    • Linking options:
    • Web pages
    • Facebook
    • Twitter
    • LinkedIn
    • Also good for portfolio pieces
  • LinkedIn
  • LinkedIn & Your Job Hunt
    Present a professional online presence with your background, experience, and skills available 24/7 to over 115 million people.
    Broadcast you are looking for a job.
    Conduct a passive job hunt (just in case).
    Find out where people with your background, experience, and skills are working.
    Follow companies & learn about new contract wins & hiring.
    Find out about the hiring manager.
  • Anatomy of a LinkedIn Profile
  • Skills
  • Seeking LinkedIn Connections
    Via address book, company, or group
    Current and former colleagues
    Recruiters
    Professional Contacts
  • LinkedIn Inbox
  • LinkedIn Recommendations
    Recruiters do look at the recommendation
    Ask current and former clients, co-workers, colleagues, and even managers
    Sometimes cultural
    Be judicious and honest when giving them
    Get Them. Give Them. Manage Them
  • Extend Your LinkedIn Profile: Applications
  • Extend Your LinkedIn Profile: Publications
  • Extend Your LinkedIn Profile: Volunteer Work Experience
  • Follow Companies
  • LinkedIn Groups
  • Job Hunting on LinkedIn
    Job Postings in Groups
    Search for groups dealing with your industry
    Search for Jobs Feature
  • Proper Care & Feeding Of Your LinkedIn Profile
    Revise your summary and experience as it changes.
    Extend your network.
    Seek out and give recommendations.
    Publish your Twitter feed (if beneficial)
    Publish blog posts (if beneficial)
  • Social Media and Today’s Job Hunt
    Online Presence is a must now.
    Even after you get the job, then it is time to start the passive job hunt.
    Social media sites like LinkedIn are now the first stop for many recruiters
  • Questions?
    Will Kelly
    wtkelly@gmail.com
    @willkelly/@messiahumcjobs
    www.linkedin.com/in/willkelly
    Messiahumcjobs.wordpress.com