How to Find Your Next Job Through Social Media

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Social media is often touted as a powerful tool that every job seeker should use to help land their next position. But, with so many different platforms available, how do you decide which one will assist you with your manufacturing job search? To help you get started, here is what you need to know about… Read more »


Using Social Media to Land Your Next Job

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Social media has evolved from being a minor job search tool that was good for some casual networking, to an essential component that is just as important as your resume or cover letter. Simply put, if you’re not using social media to aid your job search, you are missing out on a lot of opportunities,… Read more »


5 Strategies to Help You Start Using Social Media to Your Advantage

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As a job seeker, you probably understand what a powerful resource social media can be for connecting with potential employers. Unfortunately, the social media universe has become so vast and complicated that using it to your advantage can be a daunting process. Rely on these five simple strategies tailored specifically for the needs of job… Read more »


Why It’s Imperative to Build a Professional Network on LinkedIn

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It’s all about relationships today. How many times have you applied to positions at companies unknown to you and never heard back? On the flip side, how many times have you applied to a job because you knew of an opening due to a connection you had there and then were at least interviewed, if… Read more »


Don’t Sabotage Your Career: The Do’s and Don’ts of Career Networks

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LinkedIn and other social professional/career networks can be powerful tools to use during a job search. Of course, there are certain unwritten rules regarding how to comport yourself on these networks. Here is a short primer of do’s and don’ts to help you navigate them successfully. First, remember — and remember it well! — that… Read more »


The Keys to Getting Promoted

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If you’ve been working at one employer for a few months and think it’s time for a promotion, here are some ideas to help you do so. First of all, promotions go to those who deserve them. Who do extra. Just because you’ve worked at a business for two years doing the same thing doesn’t… Read more »


Using Social Media to Help Your Bay Area Job Search

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The advent of social media truly has turned what can be a tedious process — the job hunt — into something…less tedious. But seriously, used correctly social media can help you connect with potential hiring managers more quickly and more easily. It also allows you to market your skills in a very targeted manner, helping… Read more »