We established a long time ago that social media is not a fad. Being proficient in using social media tools is a desired skill – both in your business life as well as your personal life.
Case in point, when looking for a job, social media can be extremely valuable in your job search. It’s like networking. Don’t wait until you need something to start using it. But also like networking, there’s a right way and a wrong way to use it. Our friends at iCIMS created this infographic to highlight the facts:
There shouldn’t be any surprises here. And that’s the important takeaway – grammatical errors, profanity, political rants are are still big no-no’s. The answer isn’t to quit social media. It’s to learn how to manage your online presence. Social media isn’t going anywhere. Use it responsibly!0