Utilize Social Media in Your Job Search

It seems as though everything and everyone is involved in Social Media these days, and it is becoming more and more common in the workplace. It can even be a valuable tool in searching for a new career.  The article, “10 Smart Ways to Use Social Media in Your Job Search,” by Alexis Grant, helps you get the most out of three popular outlets; LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.  Including…
1. Letting people know you are looking
2. Networking
3. Privatize your facebook
4. Finding information about potential hiring managers
5. Adding links to your profile on your resume
6. Being strategic with Facebook lists
7. Creating connections
8. Utilize Google
9. Joining chat groups on Twitter
10. Seeking out advice
The article goes into further detail on how each will be beneficial to your job search.  Happy Hunting!