Executive Resumes & Career Transition Strategies Blog

Reflections of an Executive Resume Writer
Welcome to this newsletter or "blog," your source for authoritative and creative executive resume writing tips and samples, as well as career transition strategies. Here you will find timely articles and insightful commentary on the latest executive resume writing and executive job search issues and trends, with examples and important do's and don'ts. For information on executive resume writing assistance, visit
Creative Keystrokes™ Executive Resume Service
or
Request a Complimentary Resume Evaluation

What Executives Can Learn from the Use of Social Media in the 2012 Election

Virtually all career experts now acknowledge the rapidly emerging importance of social media in job search and executive career management.

With that in mind, the 2012 presidential election is instructive as to what works and what doesn’t in promoting yourself via social media, and makes evident some major do’s and don’ts.

The following article by Joshua Waldman (author of Job Searching with Social Media for Dummies) outlines some key learnings quite well:

8 Lessons for Job Seekers from 2012 Elections

My major takeaways: Engage! Join the conversation! and Watch your mouth!

*****

Posted in Executive Job Search & Career Management, Job Market Trends, Online Identity, Online Job Search, Executive Networking, VIEW ALL POSTS