Published: Aug 09, 2017
Do you find yourself mindlessly scrolling through Instagram? While it’s easy to get lost in the black hole of travel photos and foodstagrams, you might not realize that there’s actually a ton of career content on Instagram. Here, we’ve compiled the best Instagram accounts to follow for job inspiration and to help you succeed in your career.
From inspirational quotes to career tips, Secrets2Success provides nuggets of wisdom to help you succeed at work and in life in general. With multiple Insta posts a day, Secrets2Success will motivate you to achieve your career potential. The account provides a variety of inspirational quotes from CEOs and celebrities, excerpts from famous books, and career tips presented in a fun, infographic style.
If you’re interested in starting your own company, be sure to follow Entrepreneur Magazine. With the goal of “inspiring, informing, and celebrating entrepreneurs,” this magazine provides a wide array of entrepreneurial insights. On its Instagram, you can check out mini video interviews with CEOs, motivational quotes from founders, and behind-the-scenes looks at trendy office spaces. If you’re trying to get your fix of everything “startup,” Entrepreneur has you covered.
A career development platform built for women, Career Contessa provides career advice, job opportunities, and other resources for women to succeed in the workplace. The Instagram highlights strong females, profiling women who’ve achieved success—both big and small—in their careers. Posts by Career Contessa are often humorous, which is great if you’re looking for a pick-me-up at work to make you smile and get back on track.
If you’re looking for nuggets of career advice via no-nonsense, punchy tips, be sure to check out Pop Your Career. Created by HR professional and career coach Rebecca McFarland, Pop Your Career offers insider secrets and practical steps to help you succeed in your job search. We recommend taking a moment to read the captions of each post carefully, as they are chock-full of advice to help you navigate complicated workplace dynamics or the intricacies of a job search.
Our list could not be complete without including our own Instagram account, @vaultcareers. Recently revamped with a new look and feel, our Instagram features motivational quotes, career tips, and blog articles written by our expert editors. Whether you’re looking for a job or internship, trying to improve your work performance, or seeking some general career inspiration, we have you covered. We also use Instagram to announce new features available on Vault, such as updated guidebooks and rankings releases. Be sure to follow us so you can take full advantage of our career resource!
Not long ago, Vault spoke with Wendy Soucie, the global head of social media at motion and control technologies manufacturer Parker Hannifin. Soucie discussed with us how she became a social media manager, what the best and worst parts of her job are, and the advice she has for anyone looking to work in the booming social media management field.
Vault is excited to announce the launch of our revamped Instagram, @vaultcareers! We’ve changed the look and feel of the feed, as well as the content we feature, in order to better serve job seekers, current employees, and employers alike. Whether you’re looking for a job or internship, trying to improve your work performance, or just seeking some career inspiration, we have you covered.
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