Social Media Profiles & Your Career

Social media can be a huge asset to your career – from your job search to your workplace there is an overwhelming focus on social media sites. This can be a wonderful thing when searching for a career but if your social media profiles aren’t professional and up-to-date your online presence could hinder you more than it will help you.

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Social Media Profiles & Your Career!

Use these articles below to help you navigate the online world of social media and use your profiles to their full benefit.

How Social Media Can Help or Hurt Your Job Search – Forbes
Your Guide to Social Media and the Job Search – Job-Hunt
Managing Your Social Media Identity – Government of Alberta
15 Social Media Mistakes that Will Ruin Your Career – Business News Daily
The Cost of Social Media – and Some Workers are Paying with Their Jobs – CIO
10 Ways Social Media Can Boost Your Career – Make Use Of
Pros and Cons of Social Media in the Workplace – E Group Engage

The articles above provide great examples of how to use social media to your advantage in your job search and your career as well as a great reminder of what can happen if you use social media incorrectly.

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