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@blackbullion
facebook.com/blackbullion
join our group – The Aspiration Axis
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 Keep up to date on events in your
industry
 Keep up to date on the organisation you
are interested in and on key peop...
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 Follow companies/individuals you are
interested in
 Create your own boards to demonstrate
ability and initiative
Use ...
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 Company pages can be worth
watching
 Some companies use the newsfeed to
promote vacancies etc
Use Facebook to find a ...
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 What is your objective
 Headline: who are you/what do you want?
 Summary: utilise your experience to showcase your
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 Do all you can to combat the spotty...
 Focus on where you want to go
 Emphasis transferable skills
 Use your headl...
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 You connect with them
 Invite people you know to connect
 Invite people you have biz cards for to connect
 If Brave...
 What is your objective
 There are almost 2m groups – how to choose?
 What are the people you are interested in interes...
LinkedIn Groups
 What is your objective
 There are almost 2m groups – how to choose?
 What are the people you are inter...
Key words: Choose 3 phrases and use them in each section of your
LinkedIn profile
Acquire knowledge: Join some groups to g...
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 blackbullion@blackbullion.co.uk
Using social media in your job hunt
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  1. 1.  ...
  2. 2. @blackbullion facebook.com/blackbullion join our group – The Aspiration Axis
  3. 3. - -
  4. 4. :  Keep up to date on events in your industry  Keep up to date on the organisation you are interested in and on key people Use Twitter to find a job: click here
  5. 5. :  Follow companies/individuals you are interested in  Create your own boards to demonstrate ability and initiative Use Pintrest to find a job: click here
  6. 6. :  Company pages can be worth watching  Some companies use the newsfeed to promote vacancies etc Use Facebook to find a job: click here
  7. 7. ?
  8. 8. !
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  10. 10.  What is your objective  Headline: who are you/what do you want?  Summary: utilise your experience to showcase your qualities  Include work experience and qualities gained  Get recommendations and endorsements  Highlight awards, social media links eg. Blogs, twitter
  11. 11. ?  Do all you can to combat the spotty...  Focus on where you want to go  Emphasis transferable skills  Use your headline/summary to emphasis positives  Competencies and experiences  Reasons for career pivot if relevant  Consider more personal and creative ways of reaching the people you want to reach
  12. 12. :  You connect with them  Invite people you know to connect  Invite people you have biz cards for to connect  If Brave: approach people you WANT to know  They connect with you  Make your profile clear  Make your profile stand-out Be respectful and use a personal message!
  13. 13.  What is your objective  There are almost 2m groups – how to choose?  What are the people you are interested in interested in?  What is important in your industry?  What interests you?  Join relevant alumni groups  Now what?  Share interesting articles  Contribute to conversations when appropriate  Connect with individuals personally
  14. 14. LinkedIn Groups  What is your objective  There are almost 2m groups – how to choose?  What are the people you are interested in interested in?  What is important in your industry  What interests you?  Join relevant alumni groups  Now what?  Share interesting articles  Contribute to conversations when appropriate  Connect with individuals personally Join: Group
  15. 15. Key words: Choose 3 phrases and use them in each section of your LinkedIn profile Acquire knowledge: Join some groups to gain knowledge of a new topic and meet useful contacts Accuracy: Take time to craft postings and spell check in word first Indelible: Remember once it’s out there you can’t get it back Consistent: Stay connected and log on regularly Co-create: Review your connections and think who has similar values and who you could co-create opportunities with/introduce you to useful people Credibility: Many employers will look at your LinkedIn profile before inviting you for interview, so make your profile look professional and keep it up to date
  16. 16. ( / ) ?  0800 808 9533  blackbullion@blackbullion.co.uk

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