LinkedIn is a great way to scout job openings, keep up with industry trends, and expand your network. It has also become one of the main ways in which recruiters find candidates. As social media becomes more integral to the job search process, it's more important than ever that your LinkedIn profile is up to snuff. Check out CV Nation's infographic on ten ways to make sure recruiters stop and take notice of your profile when searching for the perfect candidate.
Instagram is a hidden networking gem. Although you might use it for its photo-sharing features, staying up-to-date with trends, and following your favorite celebrities, Instagram can also be used as an effective networking tool—a way to make authentic connections with people you might not normally come across in your daily life.
“New hire’s remorse”—at least under this name—is a recent phenomenon that we broached last week. Also called “shift shock,” it arises when an employee regrets taking a job because it isn’t the right fit or is completely different from what was expected.