Smart Ways To Use Social Media

By: Sierra Michel

Let people know what your looking for

Let all of your online friends know that you are looking for a job. Be specific and tell them what type of job you are looking for. This will help people to think of you when they hear of a job opportunity. This will help you be one of the first to learn about new job opportunities.

Potential Employers

Use social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin to gather information about the company, hiring manager, and other employees of a potential employer. Knowing more about the person who is hiring you can help you customize your cover letter to their needs.

Hyperlink your Resume

Add the URL for social media's account on your resume. This can offer the employer another way to get in touch with you, and also shows that you how to utilize social media.