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6 Ways to Unlock the Power of Twitter in Your Job Search

I generally get quite the quizzical look when I suggest that Twitter is a powerful and unique tool that can enhance your job search strategy. The reality is according to Tweetmyjobs.com, an amazing Twitter app, 45% of companies plan to increase their budgets for recruiting on Twitter and other social networks this year. I generally get quite the quizzical look when I…

10 Reasons You Can Be Thankful For Twitter

It’s hard to get excited about a job search. Even less so about job search tools.  Well, I have something that I think you’ll really be grateful for if you give it a chance.  You can be thankful for Twitter for being Twitter. Rather than being the frivolous waste of time you think it might be, Twitter is in fact your Swiss…

How to become famous (not infamous) on Twitter: 5 lessons learned from Anthony Weiner and his…

What bad timing! Just as I’m about to convince the world about the magical properties of Twitter for the job search-– Anthony Weiner, State representative from NY spoils everything. Weiner has achieved infamy, dragging Twitter through the dirt too and perpetuating the notion that if you use Twitter it can only be hazardous to your reputation and personal privacy. Weiner has to…

Job searching is serious business, who has time to Tweet?

5 Myths about Twitter, and why you should reconsider using Twitter as a Job Search Tool Job searching is serious business, right? That’s why I want to share with you how Twitter has actually made it easier for job seekers believe it or not! Your next job might be 200 Tweets away  – it was for Brandon Savage, who literally did find…