Tag Archives: Linkedin

Social Media’s Advertisements… on Social Media?

Nobody can deny the impact social media has had on people within the last decade from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.. However, how embedded into our lives has social media become to warrant advertising for social media, ON social media? Popular … Continue reading

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Is Facebook Becoming the New LinkedIn?

Maybe not quite.  But they’re certainly heading in the right direction. Just last year, Facebook provided users in the U.S. and Canada the ability to search for, and apply to jobs on their site.  Now, they’re expanding to make this … Continue reading

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Social Media trumps the personal website

A few years ago I decided to set up a professional website on which I could share content such as my resume and other information; I later transitioned that site to a personal one in which I could share photos, … Continue reading

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It’s a Small World After All

It’s a world of laughter, a world of tears It’s a world of hopes and a world of fears There’s so much that we share that it’s time we’re aware It’s a small world after all – R. M. Sherman … Continue reading

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Be Good at Two or Three Things…But which ones?

Here is a snapshot of the platforms online adults use: If you don’t have the time or resources needed to become an expert on all the social media platforms, how do you decide which platform is right for you or your business? … Continue reading

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Social Media: Beyond the post

It is a well known and common practice for companies to refer to social media when evaluating a potential candidate for a position. Anyone familiar with this industry tradition knows to either carefully set their privacy settings for their social network posts, … Continue reading

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Social Media for Job-hunting: Help or Hurt?

Remember how many times you see #hiring #job and #resume posted by your social media connections? It is common nowadays that people use social media for networking and job hunting. Taking a look outside of resume and cover letter, hiring … Continue reading

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The Truth Behind Getting Lucky

There’s a commonly accepted belief that even great social marketing campaigns need a certain element of luck to become viral.  I must admit, I was willing to accept this thought process as well.  A few days ago, however, I read … Continue reading

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Let’s Get VIS-U-AL, I Wanna Get VIS-U-AL!

In our fast paced world, Infographics allow readers to digest a quantity of information, sometimes complex,  in a concise eye appealing visual presentation form.   A current student of social media, I decided to explore this phenomenon. For more about Infographics: What … Continue reading

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HootSuite University

On the Social Media Today group via LinkedIn, one topic of discussion was HootSuite University’s certification program.  The costs of enrolling in HootSuite University is $30.99 a month.  This membership fee allows you to, “Stay up to date in today’s rapidly changing media landscape … Continue reading

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