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Posted December 11, 2012 by

Social Media a Powerful Tool for Your Job Search

CollegeRecruiter.comVeterans may want to consider using social media to enhance their job searches.  The following post discusses the benefits from this source.

Social media is an ever growing, ever changing, powerful tool for a job seeker. When I present a workshop on How to Use Social Media in Your Job Search to transitioning military members, every month I have to tweak my presentation to keep up with the changes to the social media sites, such as Linkedin, Facebook, and Twitter.

But one thing stays constant in my presentations — the reason to leverage social media in your job search is to:
1. Get noticed, 2. Build connections, and 3. Find opportunities.

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Social Media a Powerful Tool for Your Job Search

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15 Steps to a Dynamite LinkedIn Profile

CollegeRecruiter.comAre you looking to get the most out of your LinkedIn profile?  The following post has tips to help you achieve this goal.

LinkedIn is kind of a different social media platform – don’t you think? It’s a little tricky to use, and can be much, much harder to build relationships on than, say Facebook. It does have lots of great features, but it’s not as intuitive or as easy to integrate as some of the other social networks.

However, LinkedIn holds a high place of distinction, and if that’s where your target market is hanging out, you’d better be there, too! To make it worth your while, you need to make sure you have an engaging, informative, effective LinkedIn profile. Here are some easy steps to make that happen:

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15 Steps to a Dynamite LinkedIn Profile