How to Get Job Leads With Social Media

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Chances are, you already have Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn accounts. But if not, you’re missing some of the most powerful weapons in your job-hunting arsenal. According to a recent survey from Jobvite, one in every six American workers has used social media platforms to find work. The most powerful platform for actually finding a job was…

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The Best Jobs Are Unlisted. Here’s How to Discover Them.

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Dishwasher, grocery store cashier, telemarketer—and on it goes. It can get depressing spending hours on job-hunting sites without spotting a single position you could see yourself in. Are you wondering why the pickings are always so dismal on job-hunting sites like Monster.com and Craigslist? There’s a simple answer: The best job opportunities never get listed…

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Don’t Fear the Fail: Conduct a Social Media Reputation Audit Before Applying for a Job

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When you apply for a job, most employers will look at more than your resumé: They’re likely to scour the web for your name to see what else they can find out about you. According to a recent study, nearly half of all employers make a habit of checking applicants’ Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social…

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