Facebook, recruiting 2.0, social networks, twitter, using social media in job search

Teaching Social Media in Job Search

Its not what you know but who you know.  Provocative.  Not entirely true - I'd say its both but 'who you know' is on steroids with the advent of social networking hitting the recruiting industry. The recruiting industry is undergoing profound changes in 2009.  Hiring managers and recruiters are more satisfied with the quality of… Continue reading Teaching Social Media in Job Search

Advertisements
search, using social media in job search

INDEED.com Finally – a job search site aggregator

Check out indeed.com - a job board aggregator operates like google, aggregates the highly fragment Canadian job boards, with 12 million unique visitors. I'm doing a lot of research into social recruiting 2.0 [thank you Sacha for debrief on Social recruiting summit] and the modern job search for a course I've giving at Tcet.  And… Continue reading INDEED.com Finally – a job search site aggregator

housing / home building, How to, metrics, social networks, using social media in job search

Twitter 101 – twitter defined and explained in plain english

Need to understand twitter?  How to use it, grow it, what the key features are?   I don't know how basic to go in my upcoming course for Tcet, so I'll briefly address the twitter questions my mother recently asked me.  "What is twitter?"  "What's the big deal about it?"  "How can you get value from… Continue reading Twitter 101 – twitter defined and explained in plain english

social networks, using social media in job search

The Use of Social Media in Job Search

I've been asked to present on 'the Use of Social Media  in Job Search" at two of the eight Centres for Education and Training (Tcet), a non-profit organization providing free  employment services for job seekers.    I've done a lot of web 2.0 education (for executives, marketing departments and consultants) so this will be an exciting course to pull… Continue reading The Use of Social Media in Job Search