Job Search With Social Media & Mobile

Download Job Search With Social Media & Mobile

Post on 19-Aug-2015




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  1. 1. 1 social networking for a jobcc licensed image by Gabe Zichermann, CEO rmbrME by luc legay
  2. 2. 2 nding a job with social mediaFramework: changing rules, values, downsides,opportunitiesIts who you know!LinkedinFacebookTwitterMobilizing the job search: iPhone & Beyond
  3. 3. 3 Networking: #1 Method for Finding a Job(and it can be fun too)
  4. 4. 4 changing rules, valuesThe greatest networking advance ever: Meaning of Friend has changed Ability to silently deect empowers you tobe louder Frequency, Recency, Relevance rewardedover longevity, appearance, age Networking is a game, Social Networksmerely expose the games mechanics: Scores, Levels, BadgesCC Licensed image by Unlisted Sightings
  5. 5. 5 the downside? Less attentionShorter-term investment strategyIntroductions, connections,friendships value is reducedIts very easy to ignore people
  6. 6. 6 social media user types *with thanks to Malcolm Gladwell Connector Adds as many people as humanly (bot-ly) possible Leverages connections for projects, activities (1:1) Maven Resident expert on topics Often famous Salesperson Always pushing something Most bots (and reporters) are in this category
  7. 7. 7 your leversStatusProleConnections CC licensed image by BitHead
  8. 8. 8Its who you know: SN can helpLinkedin: I want to nd people @ XYZ company Facebook: I dont remember everyone I know & I want to meet people with shared interestsTwitter: I want to engage people outside of my immediate network
  9. 9. 9 Leveraging LinkedinAdd everyoneRecommendations!Use a real email addressMore than 2 degrees? Nah.Get an InMail subscriptionStatus = uselessGroups? Groups!
  10. 10. 10Forging Facebook Status. Status. Status.Comments from others are keyNumber of friends is conspicuousPhotos can be your friendPage for your consultingGroups, direct addingTiered Access to Proles
  11. 11. 11 talking twitter
  12. 12. 12 twitter tacticsacquire followers: start with address book import follow you, follow me get retweeted (write interesting stuff)Especially interesting if youre unemployed #hashtags (tags for content) join the conversation Link to Facebook (make your life easier)
  13. 13. 13 mobilizing the searchiPhone platform gives you unprecedentedreal-time opportunities: Discover Network (social net and otherwise) Apply Close the gap between opportunity andaction Works on other phones too (but not aswell)
  14. 14. 14a few great job-related appsbeamME CV (beam resume)CraigsterLinkediN, Facebook, TwitterFonTo-Dos, NotecardsCareerBuilder, iJobs, JobCompass 100 Words ... Smart
  15. 15. 15beamME CV: mobile networking beam your resume instantly from iPhonerespond to job opportunities in real timebeams formatted for phones or PCsmake a lasting impressionsocial network integrationfollow up easily with integrated history
  16. 16. 16 summary mostly, social networking is a major opportunitymaxims remain the same: its who you knowtactics are very differentmobilize your job search to improve efciencynetworking objectives and strategy remain the same
  17. 17. 17 download this+: follow me: @gzicherm