En Route: A Career Blog

Category: Social Media

Grow Your Social Media Presence

AUTHOR: Michelle K.
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POSTED: November 25, 2014 at 8:47 am

Your social media presence can help you connect and land a new position, and also help you grow your business. How do you get a great social media presence? Here are the top 9 ways.   Share: Share and repost contents from other people’s social media pages, making sure to tag them. You can also... » Read Full Article

Professional Communications and Social Media

AUTHOR: Dodie T.
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POSTED: May 29, 2014 at 10:52 am

The expression, “you only have one chance to make a first impression” is a cliché for a reason. Given the ubiquitous nature of social media, I want my resume clients’ first impressions to be not just good, but to be the best possible. A key element to consider is how individuals present their personal brand... » Read Full Article

LinkedIn’s Newest Features Help Your Job Search

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: August 13, 2013 at 9:38 am

A recent article in US News & World Report relates exciting news about the latest features LinkedIn® has come up with. Tools that can help job seekers. As we all know, social media is the way to go in today’s often impersonal employment market. Scanning software, rather than people, view resumes first, weeding out those individuals... » Read Full Article

Using Social Media to Ace Your Job Search

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: January 22, 2013 at 9:55 am

While many of us use social networks to keep in touch with friends and to update them on our status, not everyone utilizes this tool to its full advantage. A recent slideshow on US News-Money Careers, explored 10 ways in which to boost your job search with social media. Some of their suggestions include: Don’t Keep... » Read Full Article