5 Facebook Privacy Tips that Can Save Your Career

When it comes to social media, most of us think about LinkedIn for work and Facebook for fun.

We turn to LinkedIn to protect and enhance our professional reputations, crafting profiles that capture us at our best, and nurturing networks of people who can help us succeed.

And then we turn to […]

By |August 20th, 2015|#socialforwork, Facebook, Personal Branding, Social Job Search, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Facebook Privacy Tips that Can Save Your Career

How to Be #socialforwork

Is your personal social media presence ready for prime time? If a recruiter, employer or business partner looked at your LinkedIn profile, would he be impressed? Does it clearly and concisely explain who you are, what you do and why you are successful?

How about your Facebook page? Have you locked down those snide remarks and […]

By |September 20th, 2013|#socialforwork, Classes & Workshops, Facebook, LinkedIn, Personal Branding, Social Job Search|Comments Off on How to Be #socialforwork

Easier Contests on Facebook, Finally

At last.

Facebook announced new rules this week making it easier for marketers to do what comes naturally — running contests and promotions on their brand pages.

This is an important change, particularly for small companies without the time or money to deploy third-party apps. And it harkens back to the early days […]

By |August 28th, 2013|Engagement, Facebook|Comments Off on Easier Contests on Facebook, Finally

How to Use Graph Search for Your Job Search

A lot has been said about Facebook’s Graph Search, and the way it exposes long-forgotten status updates and user preferences. But we haven’t seen that much on how Graph Search can help those in the market for new jobs.

In fact, Graph Search is encroaching on some of LinkedIn’s territory, making […]

By |August 13th, 2013|Facebook, LinkedIn, Social Job Search|Comments Off on How to Use Graph Search for Your Job Search

Brush Up on Social Media This Summer

The fine folks at Hofstra University have reminded us that registration is now open for our summer session social media classes.

The spring sessions were a big hit, filled with practical information and interesting discussion.  It’s always a delight when students report in week two that they’ve successfully implemented material covered […]

By |May 29th, 2013|Classes & Workshops, Facebook, LinkedIn, Personal Branding|Comments Off on Brush Up on Social Media This Summer