Eight Steps to Leveraging Social Networks in Your Job Search - Slide 9

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Paul stopped trying to sell his skills and just enhanced his professional connections and brand.


John O’Connor, from TheLadders.com, recently wrote about helping an executive job seeker, “Paul,” who was having trouble making sense of the online social networks he thought were supposed to support his job search.

At the start, Paul had no less than 50 pages of contacts, resume material and logs from his multi-month job search online and offline.

The following eight steps helped Paul replace his unfocused activity and put his online social networking into its proper place.

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