Boost Your Job Opportunities With Social Media
Gone are the times of searching your newspaper’s local classified for job openings, then calling and speaking with the gatekeeper to find out where to send your resume. With the eruption of the internet, today’s job search looks absolutely nothing like that anymore. Nowadays, job seekers can scour the net 24 hours a day for updated information on online classified sites like craigslist, hundreds of job boards, and company websites. When you find one that seems in our wheelhouse, you just fill out a couple forms, attach your resume, click submit, and wait for a phone call offering an interview. But that’s what all your competitors are doing as well. So what makes you think your resume will get picked out of the middle of the stack (or more likely clicked on amongst many others in the email inbox)? Read more..
Grow Twitter Without Being TeamFollowBack
Are you one of those people looking to grow on Twitter WITHOUT having to follow everyone back? Are you annoyed with having to constantly find new websites and ways to grow your followers when all the people eventually unfollow you? Are you just new to Twitter & simply looking for an easier way to get followers? Well, if you are one of the three then help is on the way. Using my personal experience along with a few of my followers experience I have established 5 ways to grow your Twitter without being #TeamFollowBack. Read more..
Gain Off-Line Credibility
Imagine a friend has told you about this great product or service, and you hear the owner of it will be at an event talking about it. You’re excited to attend; and when you arrive, there are 1 or 2 people in the room. Although that product/service might be the best thing since sliced bread, the fact that this event isn’t heaving with people, in many ways devalues offering. Whether consciously or subconsciously, we place value and importance on numbers. We use popularity as an indicator of the value of a product/service, and shamefully, even individuals. Read more..
Why You May Be Losing Followers
An often regurgitated, un-credited tweet states that ‘Twitter makes me want to have a drink with people I’ve never met and Facebook makes me want to throw drinks over people I know’. A great analogy, I’m sure you’ll agree. Wouldn’t it be great if we could keep it true? Read more..
Type ‘how to use Twitter’ into your favourite search engine and you will be bombarded with low quality articles written by self-proclaimed ‘social media gurus’ that claim to know the secret to limitless followers, earning potential for your business or some other golden-egg-laying goose for ‘winning’ Twitter.
Hashtags and Instagram Popularity
So you’re wondering how to get more people to look at your photos on Instagram and possibly gain more “likes”. Don’t we all! Well if you look to the side you can see a few photos that I posted on my Instagram account. When I snap a picture to share with the world, I like to stick to the 4 main categories. Nature, Food, Architecture and Clothing. Read more..