13 05, 2013

Social Media & Your Job Search – Please Don’t Post That Party Pic

May 13, 2013|applying for a job, branding yourself, corporate culture, CV blunders, how to write a resume, inappropriate questions, including hobbies on CV, job search, job search, job search advice, job seeker, looking for a job, online presence, social media, social media and HR|

There’s no doubt about it, these days we all spend a decent amount of our time on social networks.  Whether it’s checking out the latest viral video on YouTube, confirming our attendance to a friend’s birthday party on Facebook or searching for a new recipe on Pinterest – it’s become an everyday occurrence in our [...]

2 12, 2010

Do you need a personal web-site?

December 2, 2010|branding yourself, online presence, personal web-site|

More and more professionals create their own web-sites highlighting their professional experience, elaborating on their skills, including their publications and simply marketing themselves. A Marketing Specialist from Toronto has recently reached out to me to ask if, according to my professional opinion, there is a value to such sites. I certainly think there is, as [...]