How to Get a Job Using Social Media
Most employers are using social media to recruit now, which means it should be a big time part of your job search strategy. In this email class, in partnership with digital powerhouse Mashable, you’ll learn how to establish your social brand, network with people online, identify job opportunities via social media, and turn those leads into real-life job opportunities.
Duration: 5 Days
Number of Lessons: 5
Day 1: The Basics of Establishing Your Social Brand
Before you start searching, you need to put your best foot forward. Today, you’ll get the scoop on creating a branded, professional online presence that’ll wow potential employers.
Day 2: Get Relevant Online
Now that you have amazing social profiles, it’s time to start creating a persona that will showcase who you really are. Learn how to interact online (the right way!) with people and companies in your world.
Day 3: Start Searching for a Job
These days, 92% of companies are using social media at some point in their hiring process. In this class, you’ll see how to take advantage of that to identify job openings and dream companies.
Day 4: How to Reach Out to People
Met some great people and found some amazing companies online? Great. Here’s how to reach out and make actual connections.
Day 5: From Online to IRL
The key to landing a job is turning your online connection into a real-life interview. And in this final class, we’ll show you how to do just that.
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In Collaboration With Mashable
Mashable is a leading source for news, information & resources for the Connected Generation. Mashable reports on the importance of digital innovation and how it empowers and inspires people around the world. Mashable's 34 million monthly unique visitors and 17 million social media followers have become one of the most engaged digital networks in the world.