How to find a job on LinkedIn, Facebook, MySpace, Twitter and other social networks

Author
Schepp, Brad.
Title
How to find a job on LinkedIn, Facebook, MySpace, Twitter and other social networks / Brad and Debra Schepp.
Format
Book
Published
New York : McGraw-Hill, c2010.
Description
xv, 233 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Other contributors
Schepp, Debra.
Portion of title
Find a job on LinkedIn, Facebook, MySpace, Twitter and other social networks
Notes
Includes index.
Contents
Pt. 1. Getting LinkedIn. -- Putting the work in social networking -- Create your best profile -- Build and work your LinkedIn network -- Use LinkedIn to job hunt -- Questions? LinkedIn has answers. Answers? LinkedIn has questions -- Using LinkedIn on the job -- pt. 2. Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Plaxo and beyond. -- Facebook: for college kids and their parents, too -- Twitter your way to that new job -- MySpace can be a showcase for your skills -- Plaxo and other social networks.
Summary
A career guide to finding work by using the power of social networking, this up-to-date reference helps readers fully exploit all the major on-line job-hunting tools out there, taking the reader step by step through the processes of marketing themselves, connecting with employers, building a network of business contacts, and getting recommendations. It also shows how to build contacts and find new leads.
Subject headings
MySpace (Firm)
Facebook (Electronic resource)
Twitter.
LinkedIn (Electronic resource)
Job hunting--Computer network resources.
Online social networks.
Business networks.
Internet.
ISBN
9780071621335 (pbk.)
0071621334 (pbk.)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
HF5382.7 .S34 2010
Location
Wells Library - Undergraduate Services - Career Reference
text this call number