Tag: Job Seeker

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Email & Privacy Beyond the Job

Coffee and LaptopEven if you’re secure in your job and have no plans of changing, don’t underestimate the importance of professional communication beyond the email account your job provides. It makes sense to build your own personal brand and maintain your privacy no matter who you work for. If you own your own business, you may also want to set up a free webmail account for your personal use if you prefer more privacy—just in case your business emails are ever revealed through legal proceedings. Work email is almost always the property of the business, so create an account where you can present yourself professionally and a have a higher expectation of privacy.

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Search Engines Lists & Directories — 7 Lucky Links

Magnifying GlassUsing the right search engine for the job can save you tons of time. Check out the links below to learn about specific search engines and what they can do for you. Do you have another one to recommend? Let us know by adding a comment. Link Friday is a regular feature.

1. Pandia Powersearch – Amazing all-in-one list of search engines and directories, including the hidden Web, audio and video, and much more.

2. Search Engines Directory – Search engine directory from a fantastic authority—check out the blog while you’re there.

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Job Search Presentations: 5 Lucky Links

Job SearchToday’s job searches include social networks and social media–now what? Check out these 5 lucky (cuz we did all the work) links to slide decks for job seekers and make the most of social media. Link Friday is a regular feature. Do you have another suggestion or resource? Add a comment and let us know.

1. Just out of school or thinking ahead? Get your job search strategy together and start marketing yourself effectively with social media tools!

2. Insightful take on developing your personal brand, using social media, and staging and effective job search in a digital world.

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5 Lucky Links: Twitter Hashtags

Twitter HashtagsUse these 5 lucky links to help you figure out how hashtags can improve your time on Twitter. Link Friday is a regular feature. Do you have another one to recommend? Add a comment and let us know.

Are you using Hashtags on Twitter? If you put the # before a topic in your tweet, then you’re on the way to connecting with other people interested in the topic. Learn more about hashtags [#=hash + topic=tag] and the benefits of topical tweeting with the links below.

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7 Lucky Links to Search Engines Lists & Directories

Magnifying GlassUsing the right search engine for the job can save you tons of time. Check out the links below to learn about specific search engines and what they can do for you. Do you have another one to recommend? Let us know by adding a comment. Link Friday is a regular feature.

1. Pandia Powersearch – Amazing all-in-one list of search engines and directories, including the hidden Web, audio and video, and much more.

2. Search Engines Directory – Search engine directory from a fantastic authority—check out the blog while you’re there.