Job Searching Using Social Media

Maintaining profiles on different social networks is not enough to find a job or internship. The more deliberate you are with your outreach and personal branding, the more results you’ll see. Make sure you’ve optimized your accounts’ abilities, target your search, personalize your message, and mind your online manners while always anticipating the next step of submitting your resume and engaging with an employer face-to-face. Use this handout to help you maximize your job search using social media (PDF). This handout covers networking tactics for LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.