Today, finding a job can be difficult. Recent statistics reveal that the majority of college seniors graduate without having a job lined up. And, unfortunately, it is not just college seniors that are struggling to find work. Many are trying to gain the attention of a potential employer in hopes of a job offer. And many are realizing that they must think beyond the traditional resume.
For those searching for jobs, social media provides new avenues to get noticed by employers. The traditional resume should not be ignored, but neither should your social media presence. As you look at the statistics and tips below, consider how you are leveraging your social media accounts to advance your job search. Remember, you are always communicating something to somebody. What are your social media accounts communicating about you?
What about you? What tips do you have for those searching for jobs? Place your suggestions in the comment section below.