A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking to a group at Baird Management about Career Trends. I wanted to share those tips in a series here on my blog. To check out the first part of the series, head over here.
After you have your branding statement ready to go,it’s time to jump into SOCIAL MEDIA!
CAREER TREND #2: JOIN SOCIAL MEDIA
Social media is a must for professionals, especially those that are seeking employment. For those that have been resistant, here’s my TIP:Use these sites as a TOOL to get to your goal and don’t let it take over your life.
By creating attractive social media profiles on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter, you can expand your brand, build quality connections and engage in professionals in your industry and grow your network.You MUST go where the employers are going to find talent. LinkedIn is the #1 spot. So create a stunning profile BEFORE asking for connections. ADD a professional photo- profiles with photos are viewed many times over than those with out.
Do you need help with your LinkedIn Profile? Does it need a makeover? Contact me on how I can help you attract recruiters with a stellar profile!