Marketing Coach & Career Strategist Tim Tyrell-Smith of TimsStrategy.com shares a smart tip about how you can use social media to help you with your job search. “Smart Tips” is produced by Geffner Productions. Please visit http to find out how to become a featured on-camera expert in your very own series of “Smart Tips” videos. Transcript: Are you aware of the power of social media today for job search? Here are some great ideas to meet new people and expose your brand via social networking. There are some great social media tools out there for job seekers and today we’re just going to talk about a few of them: LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook. And on each of these platforms, there’s all sorts of great things you can do each and every day to expose your brand and get to know them a little bit better. First of all, you can use these tools to do research – learn about what’s happening with each of your target companies. Second of all, networking – learning who works there, and how you can get in touch. And third, learn by following recruiters and by following target companies what jobs are coming available from each of them. And if you do those things each and every day, you will be able to learn the power of social media for job search. So when you use these tools for your job search, not only do you help yourself, but you also communicate very clearly that you are savvy in the world of social media, and companies are looking for that today. My name is Tim Tyrell-Smith

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