How to Find Social Media Jobs in Less Than 5 Minutes
Social networking sites do not only help people to keep in touch but also help job hunting much easier. If you have the right skills and know how to network with the right people, you will be able to land your dream job in 5 minutes, or less. Okay, maybe not entirely land a job right away but be able to make the job search much easier and faster. You just need to cease being boring and be ready to get creative.
3 Ways on How to Land a Job in Social Media
1. Don’t be afraid to get creative
There are thousands of applicants everyday wanting to land their dream job. The competition grows day by day. Aside from having the required skills, you need to stand out. You may want to read these creative campaigns which may help you land your dream career which includes creating a video resume, an infographic resume or a visual resume.
2. Network like crazy
Damien Cummings provided some really good tips on how to start a career in digital marketing and it includes networking like crazy. You need to position yourself to be found so you don’t have to look around. Be a thought leader and be consistent in providing value to those you want to work with.
3. Find jobs on Facebook and Twitter
1. Facebook: Social Media Jobs- With over 2,000 members (mostly hiring managers or connected with them) sharing job vacancies on some of the most interesting companies.
2. Twitter: Sue on the Web – Sue has regular updates on community manager jobs and other social media jobs and she does an amazing job at it!
There are various social media and community management jobs out there, you just need to have the right skills, network with the right people and be not afraid to get creative so you could stand out.
Do you have tips on how to get hired or social media job vacancies? Feel free to share it with us through the comments below!