The Power of a Strong Professional Social Media Profile

February 28, 2017


The prevalence of social media is a force to be reckoned with in our current society, as individuals are utilising a growing number of online platforms to document their personal and professional lives.  Social media has become one of the most influential sources of information in our society, and the most relevant way to represent oneself.

Thus, it is important to be able to establish and be clear on your brand and purpose.
Talent management groups utilise social media to search for skilled professionals that match opportunities, as do individuals searching for jobs.  Here are some of the purposes of using social media during your job search:

  • Manage your online presence – expect while you are in the job market, hiring managers and recruiters will research your online brand.

  • Manage how you are perceived and the impression you create – portray a STRONG personal brand!

  • Connect with others to build relationships with the aim of uncovering roles before they are advertised.

  • Locate roles that people share with their connections through their activity feed.

  • Search for roles that are advertised in various professional social media platforms.

  • Research people and organisations so that you are better informed prior to engaging your network.

  • Search for key people whom you feel can assist you during your job search, and see how you might be able to obtain a ‘warm introduction’ to those people by checking for shared mutual connections.




Isabella Villani

Director & CEO

Exceed Global






Follow us on Twitter    |    Like us on Facebook    |    Follow us on LinkedIn                                                      1300 44 88 88




Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Featured Posts

Customer Journey Mapping Training

May 30, 2018

Please reload

Recent Posts

October 25, 2018

September 20, 2018

Please reload

Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

Level 14, 330 Collins Street

Melbourne, VIC, 3000


Legal Notice: The content of this website is proprietary information, and is the intellectual property of Exceed Global (Exceed) and must not be used in any manner without the prior approval of Exceed as applicable.


© Exceed Global

1300 44 88 88