Searching for a job these days doesn’t mean just printing out a resume with a nice font and a friendly cover letter,sending it out and just hoping for the best. Although there are still ads in the paper, a lot of positions now adays are filled through connections, and what is social media other than a large network of people you are currently, or could potentially be, connected to? Continue readingJob Search Using the Power of Social Media
Have you ever thought that your Twitter profile could land you a job offer? I assure you it’s possible, I’ve had it happen to me! Best way to make that possible? Keep your social profiles looking hiring-friendly and professional.
Here are some tips and tricks to make sure that your social media profiles accurately reflect who you are and why a potential employer should want to know more about you:
Branding used to be purely for businesses, but that’s not the case anymore. Personal branding has taken off and in recent years become quite popular, especially with young professionals.
Personal branding is when you have a specific look, feel, or message associated with your name. Continue readingHow to Build Your Brand With Social Media
I am very happy to have been featured an article on CIO about social media mistakes that companies make and how to avoid them.
You’ll see my name alongside #3 and #13. Feel free to check out a full post about social media mistakes here.
Myself and a friend decided that for this fall reading week it was finally time to visit the Big Apple. I’ve heard everyone talk about NYC and before this month had never had the chance to experience it for myself. It was an amazing city full of energy with tons to do!
Continue reading5 Days in New York City: October 2013