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.
It’s no secret that being a lawyer is a tough gig, whether you have several years of practice under your belt or you’re just familiar with pop culture references. The combination of late nights, tough clients and partners, and demands for perfection are not exactly a walk in the park.
In this edition of Shaping the Future of STEM, incoming college intern Allison Huckins, who is majoring in chemical engineering at Michigan State University, interviews Yen Ling Low, divisional vice president of Scientific and Medical Affairs for Abbott Nutrition Research and Development. Listen as Yen Ling and Allison discuss pursuing your passion for STEM in the professional world.