Social networking is a must in today’s job search and not just for the job seeker.
An increasing number of employers are using social media to recruit, prescreen, check references, and get an overall feel for prospective candidates. Make sure to maximize your professional online presence by regularly updating your accomplishments and making connections that can help you achieve your career goals.
Monitor your online presence by running regular Google searches on yourself and screening the content others post to your profiles. Below are some links to help you maximize social networking in the job search.
- Branchout: Facebook’s professional networking site for job searching
- Tips to help you maximize your online job search