Category Archives: Social Media

The Role of Social Media in the Hiring Process

Throughout the hiring process, both you, the job seeker, and the hiring manager are trying to determine if the two of you are meant to work together. Whether you like it or not, social media plays a large role in … Continue reading

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6 Job Search Tips for New Graduates

Calling all 2017 college grads! It’s time to toss those caps in the air and celebrate! Not only did you finally receive that esteemed degree, but the odds of finding a job are actually in your favor. According to a … Continue reading

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Why Your Company Needs a Social Media Policy

Oh, the age of social media, when one derogatory post by an employee can put your company under fire. Remember the video prank of two Domino’s employees? Or Taco Bell’s “taco licker” crisis? Though these are extreme examples, they demonstrate … Continue reading

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5 New Year’s Resolutions Job Seekers Should Make

New year, new job? While many are chanting “New Year, new me” and resolving to get fit, lose weight or pay off debt, we realize there’s only one thing on job seekers’ minds: landing their dream job. Fortunately, there’s no … Continue reading

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Attract Top Talent with Your Company Blog and Social Media

These days a strong online presence is a must-have whether you’re a promoting a product, selling a service or simply building brand awareness. Not only should companies use their online presence to strengthen corporate branding, but they should also use … Continue reading

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15 Resolutions to Land a Job in 2016

Whether you’re currently unemployed and looking for a job or simply seeking a better opportunity, 2016 just may be your lucky year. That is, of course, if you make the right moves and stick to your professional resolutions. We all … Continue reading

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Your Brand, Your Career: 5 Questions for Determining Your Personal Brand

In light of the continuing competition to find and keep employment, taking control of your personal brand is more important than ever. Branding is the art and science of defining and differentiating yourself to the public. An effective brand motivates … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways to Impress a Recruiter

You just started working with a staffing company. You’re confident in your skills and know that you’d be a perfect fit for a position that they’re looking to fill. With recruiters going through so many candidates each day, how do … Continue reading

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What Employers Are Looking At, and Candidates Need to Check

Despite the various legal risks they may be taking, a new survey by CareerBuilder shows that employers are checking out potential candidates’ online presence. According to CareerBuilder, 51% of employers who research job candidates on social media said they’ve found … Continue reading

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3 Steps to Starting a Blog for Your Personal Brand Online

You’ve already created your LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter accounts to build your personal brand online and help with the job search. Now, if you want to get even more attention from potential employers, it’s time to create your personal blog. … Continue reading

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