Relational IT Blog - Tag Archive : "personal branding"

Advance your career through social networking sites – Part1 How to Land a Job on Twitter

May 17, 2012 - , Founder & CEO, Blog , , , , , , ,

In previous blog posts we’ve discussed the importance of capitalizing on social media to advance your career. We’ve also talked about how recruiters are actively researching and evaluating our personal profiles on the well-known and obscure social media platforms. In this article I will be looking at practical ways of achieving your goals and finding your next dream job by using social networking sites. There are doubters still asking if it is really conceivable, if social media is actually improving the likelihood of winning a job over another candidate, but I believe they are few. What the socially savvy people … Read More

Social Media’s Impact on Recruiting

March 22, 2012 - , Founder & CEO, Blog,Career Advice,Social Recruitment , , , , , ,

With over 135 million members on LinkedIn, 225 million users on Twitter, and 800 million active Facebook users, social media is impacting every department in every corporation’s “Social Business” whether it’s Information Technology, Human Resources, Marketing, Sales, or Logistics. Jobvite’s study “33 Essential Social Recruiting States – 2011” reveals, that people interact much more online than in person, causing changes in the way they relate to each other. Therefore, beyond any doubt, the effect of social media on recruiting is pushing a paradigm shift. The difference is transparency, Relational IT’s CEO Greg Corson recently stated “The online environment is … Read More