Article: “Is your Social Media Presence Hurting your Job Search?”

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“Whichever way you swing it, you can’t avoid social media anymore, and how you manage – or don’t manage – your social presence can make or break you job hung.  It’s time to take control of you image and start thinking of social media as personal branding.”

This article details the pros and cons of social media and suggests ways to tailor your online presence to what employers are looking for.  Having and promoting a well managed social media presence can help promote your personal brand to employers.  Job postings frequently appear on Twitter and Linkedin.  Start taking advantage of social media in your job search!

Read the full text here: http://www.cio.com/article/2926719/social-media/is-your-social-media-presence-hurting-your-job-search.html

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