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Ok, it's been since July since I've written a post.  Go head, shoot me.  I had to take a well deserved vay-cay from all things Social Media.  Most people need to delete the file "mentally," and start over fresh.  That was the case with me.  Working in the field, I literally felt as if I [...]

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You’re Fired. Now What? Practical Steps To Career Recovery! 22nd May 2013 written by Margo Rose The Celebrity Apprentice Finale is this week.  But, what happens when it’s you, and you hear: Your’e Fired? Oh, those dreaded words. They come in many forms from the euphemism, “your position has been terminated” to “there’s been a [...]

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  The new Facebook Graph Search holds promise for job seekers and recruiters.  Facebook introduces the social graph search this month. Recruiters who use social media sites such as Facebook will have an opportunity like never before to search for candidates based on what the "friend" likes.  For instance, one will be able to search, "Friends [...]

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  Every now and then it makes sense to take a breather.  Social media is so pervasive, it can become a time sink.  Recently, I took a media break.  Chris Brogan discussed the issue in a post last year.  We can become social media saturated.  Think about it. We are constantly being bombarded with media online, [...]

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VERY FEW PEOPLE KNOW MORE ABOUT HAVING A SUCCESSFUL TWITTER PROFILE THAN THE RECRUITING @ANIMAL.     (Go to google security protected image of "The Recruiting Animal Show). A TWITTER PROFILE EITHER POSITION YOU AS AN OUTSTANDING THOUGHT LEADER.  IT HAS THE POTENTIAL TO RUIN YOUR CAREER IF IT IS NOT DESIGNED, DEVELOPED, DELIVERED, AND MONITORED.   [...]

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Whether or not you are pursuing a job in the retail industry, this week’s chat will shine a light on open possibilities that just might turn on an idea light. Please join us and our host Mary Gillogly as we discuss careers in retail. Topic: Could Retail be the Key to Your Next Job? Retail [...]

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Our guest host, Crystal Miller is one of my favorite people to follow on Twitter.  Over the past two years, we’ve become dear friends.  What social networks can do is not just build community, and your contact network, it can bring you closer to people of like mind.  That is why I am particularly proud [...]

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When I think of Amanda Hite I not only think of her Twitter handle @SexyThinker, I think of inspiration, dynamism, a charitable philanthropic spirit, and a full throttle social media talent.  To say she is an expert is an understatement.  She’s a world-renown speaker, and knows how to turn a ho-hum social media community into [...]

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Need inspiration? Let me introduce you to Dr. Daniel Crosby, also known as @incblot on Twitter Twitter, it’s where I meet virtually everyone. Daniel stands out in a crowd. His Ted talk will make you think, it will move you to action, I know it did me. Here’s what Daniel has to say about his [...]

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It is our pleasure to welcome the great folks at Branch Out as our host of HireFriday’s #HFChat.  You’ll be greeted by Alison Hillman from Branch Out. We’ll be discussing innovative ways to use Facebook, and Mobile Apps to land your next job.  Here’s our for tomorrow’s chat:   1)  How are you using Facebook [...]

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