Posts tagged "Social networking"

Watch Out for “Old Friends” Who Connect on Facebook

Watch Out for “Old Friends” Who Connect on Facebook
In high school I had a friend that was like a sister to me. Two years older, we were inseparable. We lost contact and haven’t seen one another for over 25 years. Then on Facebook recently, I received a request from her to connect. I had thought of her occasionally and wondered what she had... Read more »

Social Media Recruiting is Top Method for Company Hiring

Social Media Recruiting is Top Method for Company Hiring
No more of these photos on your social media sites, it could cost you a job! According to Jobvite, (leading recruiting platform for the social web), 2/3 of companies now recruit via Facebook, over one half use Twitter and almost all companies are using LinkedIn to find employees. That’s a whole lot of recruiting going... Read more »

Have you Helped Others Find a Job? You Should.

Have you Helped Others Find a Job? You Should.
With so many of you being out of work and seriously frustrated by finding a new job for yourself, the thought of helping others is probably not even on your radar! Yet, it should be. When you help others, you make vital connections that can help you down the line in your own career. So... Read more »
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Protect Your Professional Network!

Protect Your Professional Network!
With so many people out of work, underemployed or trying to get into the workforce, many of us who are gainfully employed are asked to help others set up introductions for them with our professional contacts.  With social media being the rage and our Facebook “friends”, LinkedIn associates and Twitter contact database expanding faster than... Read more »

Stalked on Facebook? It Happens.

Stalked on Facebook? It Happens.
Facebook media site Facebook started as a place for college students to connect and share photos. It’s turned into one of the most heavily used social media sites in the world with professionals and business alike joining, so they don’t miss out!  It seems that everyone has a fan page these days trying to get... Read more »