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  • March 6, 2013

In today’s world, if you are job searching, it is time to create a social media job search strategy.  This will help you find more opportunities and make more connections then you would using conventional methods of looking for that dream job.

Below are 5 best practices to begin your job search strategy:

  • Let people know you are looking for a job on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
  • Make sure your social media profiles are all professional.
  • Plan the social media strategy that is right for you. (A career coach can always help in building this strategy.)
  • Join LinkedIn groups.
  • Start a Blog related to your career interests.

There are many more tips and tools to use in your social media job search.  The goal is to get started and to make sure you are using social media to help you in finding your next career.

 

 

 

Posted in career, Rodas Coaching, success

Written by Deborah O'Donnell

Deborah O'Donnell is the President and Owner of Rodas Coaching, LLC, a Career and Life Coaching firm located in downtown Chicago. She works one-on-one with individuals, executives, and entrepreneurs, helping them gain clarity and align their passions and strengths to open doors to live inspired and balanced lives. Deborah provides career management consulting, which provides resume review, career coaching, and interview skill development.