Career Development Roundup – April 29 – May 5

Hello Again, This weeks Career Development Roundup has a personal branding theme. Personal branding is a very important part of your job search and future career development. Positioning yourself as a leader in your field can do help you get ahead in your career. Our first link gives you some lessons about personal branding from … Continue reading "Career Development Roundup – April 29 – May 5"

Social Media and Why an Online Brand Can Help Your Networking

Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Snap Chat, Pinterest, Vine…….I could go on……….Do you want to know what all these social media platforms have in common?   You can use them to brand yourself What Do You Mean ‘Brand Yourself’? What is it that you like to do?  What career do you want?  Do you want to be … Continue reading "Social Media and Why an Online Brand Can Help Your Networking"

How Social Media is Reshaping the Hiring Process in Today’s Labour Market

Are employers missing the boat on finding new talent by not leveraging social media in their search for people with the right skills? Considering how youth have embraced online media wholeheartedly employers would be doing them a disservice by not adding social media usage to their hiring toolkit. By using Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter they … Continue reading "How Social Media is Reshaping the Hiring Process in Today’s Labour Market"