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Job Searching with Social Media

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Looking for a job is tough, especially when you have submitted dozens of resumes and cover letters without response. For those new to the job market or the world of social media, it can be daunting. This class will provide actionable steps, utilizing social media, to help get your resume in the right hands and to get interviews.

This class will cover:

Social Media in the job search world
Your online presence and how to make sure people can find you
Clearly defining the positions you are interested in
Finding those positions at companies
Talking to the right people about that position
Submitting a concise Cover Letter and Resume
Getting an interview

Social Media is a tool that you can use to find the job that you want. Use it to your advantage by finding and talking to those individuals who make hiring decisions. Event Website. (http://sfpl.org/index.php?pg=1012570001)

Guest presenters: Patrick Stern (http://www.patrickstern.me) taught and trained hundreds of employees in sales and technology at Apple. He is passionate about social media, and consults with companies on how to leverage social mediums to their advantage. He brings this passion to helping others find the jobs they are looking for with social media.

Zach Cole (http://www.zachcole.com)is a part of the digital team at Edelman
Silicon Valley, where he helps major technology brands understand the ins and outs of social media and emerging technology. Specifically, he spends a great deal of time making meaning of data and digital metrics.