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Thrive Live! Social Media and Recruitment: Creating Your Own Brand


About This Video
Searching for a job in IT or elsewhere is an evolutionary process. What worked a year ago, six months ago, or even last month may not provide you optimal results today. This trend has intensified through wide adoption of dynamic, social and professional networking sites. In this video, we examine what sets these social and professional networking sites apart, their reach to employers, and how you can best use them in your job search. We also discuss the best ways to position yourself as a potential employee.  (51 minutes)

[ 3:05  ] Importance of Social Media in your career
[ 13:36 ] Creating and Maintaining your personal brand
[25:27 ] How to benefit professionally from using  Social Media sites

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Published Date: February 25, 2010
Presented By: Annie Mao



Video: WMV | MP4