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Category Archives: Social Networking

Kill a Job Search with Social Media Mistakes

Anything that 93% of employers pay attention to, is something you should be concerned about if you are looking for a job. Well that’s the percentage of hiring managers who told Jobvite.com that they will review a job seeker’s social profiles before making … Read More…

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Online Behavior can Kill your Future Career

Companies recruiting on college campuses are definitely evaluating online behavior of potential candidates on networking sites like Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter and video sites like YouTube.  Currently, 48.5% of respondents who recruit on college campuses said that they are using more social networks to connect … Read More…

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Your Online Past Could Kill Your Job Search

Poll any group of college students in any classroom, with a quick show of hands, and you will see that more than 90% use some kind of social networking site. Of course there are lots of students who protect their online image, aware … Read More…

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Networking Tips from Workbloom

Workbloom says that building a network is a slow and gradual process. Everyone knows it takes time to stay connected with people we know and to build lasting relationships. We typically start off new relationships with the best of intentions, but new jobs, … Read More…

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Students must Debunk the Holiday Job Search Myth

Too many people, especially college students believe in the myth that companies do not make significant hiring decisions during the holidays. If you are one of the students who believes that, here is a job search tip – Debunk that job search myth … Read More…

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