All About Employment in Victoria, BC

How to use Twitter in your job search (Part 2)

| January 8, 2015

In part 1 of this article I talked briefly about how employers are using Twitter (not just as a place to advertise jobs but much more) and suggested a 5-step plan to begin using Twitter in your job search. Today I’m going to talk about getting set up and then STANDING OUT on Twitter, the […]

How to use Twitter in your job search (Part 1)

| January 6, 2015

Are you on Twitter (if you have no idea what Twitter even is don’t worry – here’s a great primer at Explania)? Are you using it for your job search? Or are you just hanging out there chuckling over (or being appalled by) the banal antics described in tweets by celebrities and/or personal friends? If […]

All about ‘Platform’ – Part I

| January 6, 2012

My business partner tells me that this idea of ‘platform’ is very hot at the moment although I thought that it was a trend that had come and gone. So what is it? Does a job-hunter need one and if so what should it look/sound/feel like? I think there is a lot of confusion around […]