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Category Archives: Social Media Job Search

How to Use Social Media in Your Job Search

For years career coaches and career centers have stressed networking as an important part of the job search strategy.  Social media has kicked up networking to a whole other level. Per Capterra, in 2014 a whopping 94% of recruiters were either using  or … Read More…

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College Admissions Staff Looking at Social Media

New York Times article shared that college admissions staff looking at social media as they evaluate candidates.  In a survey of college admissions professionals, 35% of respondents said they had visited the social media pages of college applicants.  Only 16% of the admissions … Read More…

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6 Twitter Job Search Strategies

Using Twitter in a job search right now is a smart idea.  Some job seekers are pretty adept at using Twitter than others while others are just learning.   Regardless of where you are, these twitter job search strategies can help you use this social media tool … Read More…

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20 Ways Resume Contact Information Kills a Job Search

No matter what you hear – the resume is NOT dead.  It is still the only way you will get your foot through certain doors. If you have already done all the hard work to prepare your resume and get it in front … Read More…

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Keep Job Search Emails Professional

No debate about the fact that emails are a big part of today’s job search.  Data shows that 183 billion email messages are sent every day. That’s about 2 million per second. Since about 70% of the emails might be spam and viruses, … Read More…

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