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+    Social Media & The Job Hunt            Messiah UMC Jobs Ministry            February 7, 2012
+    Online Presence & Your Job Hunt
+    Social Media Etiquette & Your Job    Hunt       LinkedIn           Strong headline           Honesty           Pe...
+    Twitter & Your Job Hunt                                    Things to do….                            Link to your Re...
+    A Personal Blog & Your Job Hunt                               How a blog can help…                           Improve...
+    Facebook & Your Job Hunt                        Keep it clean                        “Like” Companies              ...
+    SlideShare: The Social Resume                           • www.slideshare.net                           • Search-frien...
+    Scribd: Social Resume   www.scribd.com   Share your resume on Twitter, Facebook, and your blog
+    LinkedIn
+    LinkedIn & Your Job Hunt       Present a professional online presence with your        background, experience, and s...
+    Anatomy of a LinkedIn Profile
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+    Skills
+    Seeking LinkedIn Connections     Via   address book, company, or group     Current   and former colleagues     Rec...
+    LinkedIn Inbox
+    LinkedIn Recommendations    Get Them. Give Them. Manage Them       Recruiters do look at the recommendation       A...
+    Extend Your LinkedIn Profile:    Applications
+    Extend Your LinkedIn Profile:    Publications
+    Extend Your LinkedIn Profile:    Volunteer Work Experience
+    Follow Companies
+    LinkedIn Groups
+    LinkedIn Classmates            www.linkedin.com/classmates
+    Job Hunting on LinkedIn     Job Postings in Groups      Search for groups dealing with your       industry     Sea...
+    Proper Care & Feeding Of Your    LinkedIn Profile       Revise your summary and experience as it changes.       Ext...
+    LinkedIn Help Resources    LinkedIn  Learning Center     (learn.linkedin.com)    Articles           posted regularl...
+    LinkedIn Security & Privacy Settings
+    Social Media and Today’s Job Hunt       Online Presence is a must now.       Monitor your presence.       Control ...
Questions?+    Will Kelly    wtkelly@gmail.com    @willkellywww.linkedin.com/in/willkelly
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    1. 1. + Social Media & The Job Hunt Messiah UMC Jobs Ministry February 7, 2012
    2. 2. + Online Presence & Your Job Hunt
    3. 3. + 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.
    4. 4. + Twitter & Your Job Hunt Things to do….  Link to your Resume on SlideShare and/or Sribd  Follow Companies  Follow Recruiting Firms  Follow industry publications  Research interviewers  Stay informed about Job Hunting Trends
    5. 5. + 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
    6. 6. + Facebook & Your Job Hunt  Keep it clean  “Like” Companies  Beknown (http://www.beknown.com)  Follow News Sites  Let friends know you are job hunting  Advertise
    7. 7. + SlideShare: The Social Resume • www.slideshare.net • Search-friendly resume – Google • Linking options: • Web pages • Facebook • Twitter • LinkedIn • Also good for portfolio pieces
    8. 8. + Scribd: Social Resume www.scribd.com Share your resume on Twitter, Facebook, and your blog
    9. 9. + LinkedIn
    10. 10. + 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.
    11. 11. + Anatomy of a LinkedIn Profile
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    14. 14. + Skills
    15. 15. + Seeking LinkedIn Connections  Via address book, company, or group  Current and former colleagues  Recruiters  Professional Contacts
    16. 16. + LinkedIn Inbox
    17. 17. + LinkedIn Recommendations Get Them. Give Them. Manage Them  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
    18. 18. + Extend Your LinkedIn Profile: Applications
    19. 19. + Extend Your LinkedIn Profile: Publications
    20. 20. + Extend Your LinkedIn Profile: Volunteer Work Experience
    21. 21. + Follow Companies
    22. 22. + LinkedIn Groups
    23. 23. + LinkedIn Classmates www.linkedin.com/classmates
    24. 24. + Job Hunting on LinkedIn  Job Postings in Groups  Search for groups dealing with your industry  Search for Jobs Feature
    25. 25. + 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)
    26. 26. + LinkedIn Help Resources LinkedIn Learning Center (learn.linkedin.com) Articles posted regularly in the Messiah UMC Jobs Ministry Group
    27. 27. + LinkedIn Security & Privacy Settings
    28. 28. + Social Media and Today’s Job Hunt  Online Presence is a must now.  Monitor your presence.  Control what is private & public  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
    29. 29. Questions?+ Will Kelly wtkelly@gmail.com @willkellywww.linkedin.com/in/willkelly
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