Social Media

Career Opportunities are Found and Lost on Social Media

  Young millennials like my friends that have a few years under their belts are getting on in their careers. They have hobbies and get togethers outside of work. Having a life outside of work is needed and is awesome as a stress reliever. You need a ‘professional life’ on social media for your career too.       (Source) What millennials in the workforce succumb to i... »

Humanising Personal Branding: Promote ‘You’ to Fast Track Your Career

‘CPA or similar qualifications a must.’ Education is a requirement for jobs, and for career progression. Yes, getting new qualifications are good strategies to market yourself. That’s not the whole picture. What many millennials don’t do is branch out.   Let’s switch it around and look at it from another view: what skills are growing, and increasing in importance? Personal branding is a growi... »

Ultimate LinkedIn Guide for Profiles that Grab Job Opportunities (Part 3)

Ultimate LinkedIn Guide for Profiles that Grab Job Opportunities (Part 3)

Below is part 3 of Ultimate LinkedIn Guide for Profiles that Grab Job Opportunities.   Another critical area that will impact a job hunter’s profile is your connections. Yes, relationships do matter.   Connections are like Facebook Friends Ever wonder what it would be like, having a Facebook account without a single friend? It defeats the purpose of having a Facebook profile. LinkedIn is... »

How to Change Social Media from Hindrance to Creating Job Offers

How to Change Social Media from Hindrance to Creating Job Offers

    (Source) Do you use social media in your job hunt? Are you making sure social media isn’t a hindrance to your job chances?   For those learning how to use social media, and for those looking for a new job, social media counts, in two ways. One, it is invariably now a part of how we communicate. Two, it is easy to access, and now seen as important in the candidate selection proce... »

Ultimate LinkedIn Guide for Profiles that Grab Job Opportunities (Part 2)

Ultimate LinkedIn Guide for Profiles that Grab Job Opportunities (Part 2)

Below is part 2 of Ultimate LinkedIn Guide for Profiles that Grab Job Opportunities.   Humanizing your profile: Gives your profile personality Ease of relating to your viewers Also, don’t be afraid to talk about your personal life and passions. Whatever encapsulates who you are, and relates to your expertise or philosophy towards work should be included.   Let’s revisit our persona... »

Top List of Career Advice for Millennials from Top Notch Leaders

Top List of Career Advice for Millennials from Top Notch Leaders

    (Source) What do I need to do to get ahead? What risks are worth taking? What… to do for my career?   As a young millennial myself, I face these questions on a daily basis. I know I’m not alone. There are many questions that keep us up at night. We often torture ourselves with the ‘what ifs’. While we churn through the overwhelming sea of tips and advice online, we become paraly... »

Ultimate LinkedIn Guide for Profiles that Grab Job Opportunities

Ultimate LinkedIn Guide for Profiles that Grab Job Opportunities

After creating a LinkedIn profile, you notice it’s not getting much traffic. You try changing things around. Still, you only get a trickle of traffic, way out of proportion to the amount of resumes you sent out. Millennials looking for your first professional job, you need a profile with character and purpose.   Think of your LinkedIn profile as a resume. What is the purpose of resumes? To ge... »

8 Ways to Leverage Social Media to Reel in Job Offers

8 Ways to Leverage Social Media to Reel in Job Offers

Are you using social media in your job hunt strategy? Do you use social media to promote yourself?   Firstly, welcome to the big and bewildering world of searching for a job! For those in their penultimate year, or newly graduated, this is a springboard in how to search for a job. It’s time to formulate a plan to market yourself.   (Source) Having the age old resume, cover letter and a f... »

Kick Start your Job Hunt and learn Relevant Skills through Content Marketing

Kick Start your Job Hunt and learn Relevant Skills through Content Marketing

Do you use content marketing to sell yourself? Are you using content marketing to gain attention, and grasp your dream job?   Hunting for a job is often a dizzying foray into techniques that can be found by the thousands on the internet. Freshly graduated millennials still do opt for the old resume CV battle plan, trudging in the path carved out by those before. What does content marketing ha... »

Use Innovation & Sincerity to Share Content and Create Job Opportunities

Do you use content marketing, the most effective marketing strategy today, to sell yourself? Are you creating content, to grasp job offers?   As a young millennial, you may be quite set in the volume of content you use. Finally having dozens of articles and infographics, you build up your brand online by posting these. However, you don’t seem to be getting the results you expect. There are ma... »

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