Job Hunting using LibraryResources & Social Mediapresented by Chia Yew Boon, Chua Junjie & Wee JoanHumanities and Social S...
What do you need?• Company Information• Industry / Market Information• Career Information
Company Information• Company websites• Library Databases  - One Source [6 concurrent users]  - Factiva [20 concurrent users]
Company Information:Company Website                       www.credit-suisse.com/sg/
Company Information:Company Website
Access Library Databaseshttp://www.ntu.edu.sg/library
Access Library Databaseshttp://www.ntu.edu.sg/library
Company Information:OneSource - Coverage• Companies (Public & Private)  – Corporate overview  – Corporate family  – Financ...
Company Information:OneSource – Search for the company
Company Information:OneSource – Company Profile
Company Information:OneSource – Available Industry Classification Systems• OneSource IndustryOneSource Classification• ANZ...
Company Information:OneSource – Corporate Family
Company Information:OneSource – Build a Company ListActivity:1.Build a list of companies with the following criteria:   • ...
OneSource – Build a Company List
OneSource – Build a Company List
OneSource – Build a Company List
OneSource – Build a Company List
OneSource – Build a Company List
OneSource – Build a Company List
Company Information:OneSource – Custom List
See LinkedIn Profile of Executive
Company InformationFactiva – Company Report• Coverage:                   Sources                                Reuters   ...
Factiva – Search for Company News
Factiva – Search for Company News
Factiva – Search for Company News
Factiva – Search for Company News
Factiva – Search for Company News
Factiva – Company News
Industry/Market information• Library Databases  - Factiva [20 concurrent users]  - ISI Emerging Markets (EMIS) [5 concurre...
Factiva – Search for Industry News
Factiva – Industry News
Industry Information:ISI Emerging Markets (EMIS) – Choose a countryon the Login page
Industry Information:Industry Reports are expensive
Industry Information:EMIS – Industries Tab
Industry Information:EMIS – Industries Tab
Industry Information:EMIS – Financial Markets Tab
Where to get Hold of  “Bad News”?
Industry Information:           360Datamonitor
Industry Information:Gartner
R H ENERGY LTD : PROFIT GUIDANCE
http://research.sgx.com/
www.pwc.com
Career Information• Library Database  - Vault Career Insider• Books  - Library catalog• Web Resources
Career Information:Vault Career Insider
Career Information:Vault Career Insider (Login)
Career Information:Vault Career Insider                      Allow customization on your profile to                      r...
Career Information:Vault Career Insider
Career Information:Vault > Guides
Career Information:Vault > Salaries & Reviews
Customizable MyVault career                        profiles sync opportunities to                                   intere...
Career Information:Books
Career Information:Books
Career Information:Books
Good Read (Articles)Jacobs, D. L. (2012). How to Work aRoom like your Own the Place.Forbes.comhttp://ezlibproxy1.ntu.edu.s...
Blogs.ntu.edu.sg/library/career-research/
Career Information:Wallstreet Oasis (www.wallstreetoasis.com)
Career Information:glassdoor.com
Career Information:glassdoor.com
Career Information:MOM website (www.mom.gov.sg)
Career Information:HR Consulting firm website • Robert Half http://www.roberthalf.com.sg/job-seekers    – Guide on Busines...
Career Information:HR Consulting firm website• Hudson   – http://hudson.sg/
Web Resources (HR Consulting firm)• Hays  – http://www.hays.com.sg/
Social MediaSearching the job
Social MediaLinkedIn > Groups• Groups on   – Use “Groups Directory”   – On the Results page, click on “Similar groups” for...
Social MediaLinkedIn > Companies                                 nd                       Explore 2                       ...
Social Networks Use Twitter #Hashtages E.g. #jobs #Singapore Follow Tweeters : Wetfeet_Career MonsterCareers Hudson Use Fa...
Social NetworksFacebook > BranchOut
Social Networks• Tweetmyjobs.com
Social MediaCreating your own branding• Create LinkedIn account (www.linkedin.com)• Get people to write recommendations  f...
Social MediaCreating your own brandingblogs.ntu.edu.sg
Social MediaCreating your own branding
What makes you outstanding anddifferent is the content.
7 Steps to Effective online personal brandmanagement•   Google yourself and remove “unwanted” content•   Create a marketin...
News Article : SIA Crew members warned over facebook use                                                     Source :     ...
ReferencesFaris (2010, September 2). SIA crew members warned over facebook use.   Yahoo! News. Retrieved from http://sg.yf...
Need help?• Email your questions to   Joan – joanwee@ntu.edu.sg   Junjie – jjchua@ntu.edu.sg   Yew Boon – ybchia@ntu.edu.s...
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media
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Job Hunting using Library Resources & Social Media

  1. 1. Job Hunting using LibraryResources & Social Mediapresented by Chia Yew Boon, Chua Junjie & Wee JoanHumanities and Social Sciences LibraryLibrarians20 February 2013, 6 March 2013
  2. 2. What do you need?• Company Information• Industry / Market Information• Career Information
  3. 3. Company Information• Company websites• Library Databases - One Source [6 concurrent users] - Factiva [20 concurrent users]
  4. 4. Company Information:Company Website www.credit-suisse.com/sg/
  5. 5. Company Information:Company Website
  6. 6. Access Library Databaseshttp://www.ntu.edu.sg/library
  7. 7. Access Library Databaseshttp://www.ntu.edu.sg/library
  8. 8. Company Information:OneSource - Coverage• Companies (Public & Private) – Corporate overview – Corporate family – Financial information – News and articles – Key executives – Peer analysis
  9. 9. Company Information:OneSource – Search for the company
  10. 10. Company Information:OneSource – Company Profile
  11. 11. Company Information:OneSource – Available Industry Classification Systems• OneSource IndustryOneSource Classification• ANZSIC 20062006 Australian and New Zealand Industry Classification• NACE 2002Statistical classification of economic activities in the European Community• NAICS 2002North American Industry Classification System• UK SIC 2003UK Standard Industrial Classification• US SIC 1987US Standard Industrial Classification
  12. 12. Company Information:OneSource – Corporate Family
  13. 13. Company Information:OneSource – Build a Company ListActivity:1.Build a list of companies with the following criteria: • Industry classification code: ANZSIC 2006: 6221–Banking • Country: Singapore2.“Run Search”3.“View Results” or “Export Results”4.“Build Custom Table” – Include company name, business description, ownership, address, website, sales, no. of employees, most senior executive name and title – Export report to excel
  14. 14. OneSource – Build a Company List
  15. 15. OneSource – Build a Company List
  16. 16. OneSource – Build a Company List
  17. 17. OneSource – Build a Company List
  18. 18. OneSource – Build a Company List
  19. 19. OneSource – Build a Company List
  20. 20. Company Information:OneSource – Custom List
  21. 21. See LinkedIn Profile of Executive
  22. 22. Company InformationFactiva – Company Report• Coverage: Sources Reuters – Contact information Dun and Bradstreet – Financial ratios Datamonitor – Financial reports – Key executives – News – Peer group – Stock price activity – SWOT analysis
  23. 23. Factiva – Search for Company News
  24. 24. Factiva – Search for Company News
  25. 25. Factiva – Search for Company News
  26. 26. Factiva – Search for Company News
  27. 27. Factiva – Search for Company News
  28. 28. Factiva – Company News
  29. 29. Industry/Market information• Library Databases - Factiva [20 concurrent users] - ISI Emerging Markets (EMIS) [5 concurrent users] - Datamonitor 360 - Gartner• Other sources – SCE Filings - Consulting firms
  30. 30. Factiva – Search for Industry News
  31. 31. Factiva – Industry News
  32. 32. Industry Information:ISI Emerging Markets (EMIS) – Choose a countryon the Login page
  33. 33. Industry Information:Industry Reports are expensive
  34. 34. Industry Information:EMIS – Industries Tab
  35. 35. Industry Information:EMIS – Industries Tab
  36. 36. Industry Information:EMIS – Financial Markets Tab
  37. 37. Where to get Hold of “Bad News”?
  38. 38. Industry Information: 360Datamonitor
  39. 39. Industry Information:Gartner
  40. 40. R H ENERGY LTD : PROFIT GUIDANCE
  41. 41. http://research.sgx.com/
  42. 42. www.pwc.com
  43. 43. Career Information• Library Database - Vault Career Insider• Books - Library catalog• Web Resources
  44. 44. Career Information:Vault Career Insider
  45. 45. Career Information:Vault Career Insider (Login)
  46. 46. Career Information:Vault Career Insider Allow customization on your profile to receive information about organizations and jobs that are relevant to your interests and needs Allow searching by names of Guides BUT results not consistent e.g. MBA Career Bible
  47. 47. Career Information:Vault Career Insider
  48. 48. Career Information:Vault > Guides
  49. 49. Career Information:Vault > Salaries & Reviews
  50. 50. Customizable MyVault career profiles sync opportunities to interests.Career Information: Opt in job alerts opportunities andVault > My Vault career notices Fast and convenient save tools retain content for easy follow up and sharing. Retain blog entries, videos, job searches, job posts, company and industry profiles
  51. 51. Career Information:Books
  52. 52. Career Information:Books
  53. 53. Career Information:Books
  54. 54. Good Read (Articles)Jacobs, D. L. (2012). How to Work aRoom like your Own the Place.Forbes.comhttp://ezlibproxy1.ntu.edu.sg/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=buh&AN=72883715&site=eds-live&scope=site
  55. 55. Blogs.ntu.edu.sg/library/career-research/
  56. 56. Career Information:Wallstreet Oasis (www.wallstreetoasis.com)
  57. 57. Career Information:glassdoor.com
  58. 58. Career Information:glassdoor.com
  59. 59. Career Information:MOM website (www.mom.gov.sg)
  60. 60. Career Information:HR Consulting firm website • Robert Half http://www.roberthalf.com.sg/job-seekers – Guide on Business Etiquette: the new rules in a digital age http://www.roberthalf.com.sg/digital-etiquette
  61. 61. Career Information:HR Consulting firm website• Hudson – http://hudson.sg/
  62. 62. Web Resources (HR Consulting firm)• Hays – http://www.hays.com.sg/
  63. 63. Social MediaSearching the job
  64. 64. Social MediaLinkedIn > Groups• Groups on – Use “Groups Directory” – On the Results page, click on “Similar groups” for more
  65. 65. Social MediaLinkedIn > Companies nd Explore 2 degree connections
  66. 66. Social Networks Use Twitter #Hashtages E.g. #jobs #Singapore Follow Tweeters : Wetfeet_Career MonsterCareers Hudson Use Facebook job apps E.g. simplyhire and branchout
  67. 67. Social NetworksFacebook > BranchOut
  68. 68. Social Networks• Tweetmyjobs.com
  69. 69. Social MediaCreating your own branding• Create LinkedIn account (www.linkedin.com)• Get people to write recommendations for you
  70. 70. Social MediaCreating your own brandingblogs.ntu.edu.sg
  71. 71. Social MediaCreating your own branding
  72. 72. What makes you outstanding anddifferent is the content.
  73. 73. 7 Steps to Effective online personal brandmanagement• Google yourself and remove “unwanted” content• Create a marketing plan for yourself• Use social networking sites to “link” yourself• Follow a blog (expert of your target profession)• Post your resume on job boards• Set up RSS feeds (be current)• Do not waste time with irrelevant Web 2.0 sitesSource :Harrison, L. H. 2010. Building your personal online brand. How social networking and your "e- reputation" affects your career in a web 2.0 world. In Headstart, 1. Singapore: RJ Media Pte. Ltd.
  74. 74. News Article : SIA Crew members warned over facebook use Source : Faris. (2010, September 2). SIA crew members warned over facebook use. Yahoo! News. Retrieved from http://sg.yfittopostblog.com/2010/09/02/sia-crew-members- warned-over-facebook-use/
  75. 75. ReferencesFaris (2010, September 2). SIA crew members warned over facebook use. Yahoo! News. Retrieved from http://sg.yfittopostblog.com/2010/09/02/sia- crew-members-warned-over-facebook-use/Harrison, L. H. 2010. Building your personal online brand. How social networking and your "e-reputation" affects your career in a web 2.0 world. In Headstart, 1. Singapore: RJ Media Pte. Ltd.Vacek, R. (2008). Vault and wetFeet: the career paths most traveled. Journal of Business and finance librarianship,13(1), pp59-65.
  76. 76. Need help?• Email your questions to Joan – joanwee@ntu.edu.sg Junjie – jjchua@ntu.edu.sg Yew Boon – ybchia@ntu.edu.sg• Contact us by telephone at 6513-8227

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