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Sep 15 2014

These has been some buzz on the internet recently about the time-sink risk of using social media and what to do about it. Recent Forester research reported that 4 out of 5 Americans are active in creating, participating in or
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Sep 15 2014

We’ve welcomed a few new players to the job search field. Today’s job seekers have more resources to help draw out the Xs and Os than ever before. The wealth of online resources and social platforms can help you break
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Sep 10 2014

Career advancement is one of the major aspects of human development. It is the process through which an individual’s identity is formed in the society, ultimately affecting other aspects of human development. People judge the capability and talent of a
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Sep 04 2014

Social media is more than just a tool for interacting with friends and family online. In fact, it’s one of the most important tools you can use to a land a job. If you haven’t spent time building your online
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Sep 01 2014

Last night a light bulb went off during my hands-on 2 hr workshop. The workshop started off as usual. Introductions. LinkedIn, personal branding ninja techniques, getting to Google’s first page. And just as we were about to get into Twitter…Time
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Aug 22 2014

Entelo Diversity, a search algorithm created by Entelo, allows companies to scrape the Web to recruit more diverse job candidates. A company that needs to hire more women, for example, could use Entelo Diversity to find female candidates. The tool
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Aug 18 2014

There is no doubt that social media is changing the way we are communicating. New polls, published on FastCompany put this trend into perspective for Job Seekers. Thank you CareerBuilder.com for running the surveys: 45% of employers check social networks
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Aug 16 2014

Hiring managers want to bring in someone they’ll get along with, someone who seems a bit like them and someone with whom they’d want to spend time. Therefore, in addition to selling your background and your understanding of the company,
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Aug 11 2014

I was shocked. I was in disbelief. I gave a presentation on how to use social media for a job search yesterday. I explained HOW it get’s you job interviews faster. I explained how 80% of companies use it to
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Aug 04 2014

I was reading Chris Brogan‘s newsletter and really resonated with a paragraph of his about how using the same message across all social media platforms is just wrong. He didn’t spend much time on it, though, so I want to
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