Bernie Borges: Social Media & Web Marketing

Posts Tagged ‘job

Oct 03, 2011

3 Tips to Write Your Own Job Description

I’m a big believer that unless your retirement party is this week, you should be actively working on your career. My passion is to provide insights that can inspire you to continually stay in career shape through personal branding and online strategies. Read More...

Jul 26, 2011

3 Guidelines for Keeping in Career Shape

My advice to all professionals is to keep your job in career shape. The three guidelines I use are supported through social networking and personal branding strategies, without which I would have very limited results. Keep your career in career-shape by following the guidelines of constantly learning, networking and thinking long term. Read More...

Jul 04, 2011

5 Ways to Keep Your Job Through Online Strategies

Perhaps you’re already at 120% of work capacity! But, if you are at a mere 100% of capacity, I’ve got news for you. Your job may be at risk. Like it or not, many companies need their employees to handle a heavy workload. One way to take on a heavier workload without being asked is to conduct research about areas of the business that are not doing well. Look for ways you can contribute to an area of the business that needs additional resources. Use social networking sites such as LinkedIn, YouTube, Slideshare and Twitter search to conduct research into how other companies in your industry are performing better in that area of your business. Read More...

Apr 25, 2011

Five Ways to Maintain a Healthy Career

Too many people respond to a job loss by contacting their network for the first time in years. This is akin to dealing with an illness after it’s set in rather than living a healthy lifestyle to reduce the chance of illness. Just like illness may be impossible to prevent, sometimes a job loss can’t be prevented either. But, you can be so much better prepared to deal with a job loss when you maintain relationships with people with whom you’ve worked. Read More...

Feb 24, 2011

Three Questions Career Seekers Must Ask Themselves

Each time I conduct a Social Networking for Job Seekers seminar I get a deeper understanding of what it’s like for career seekers in the business world. It’s always a humbling experience. I meet career seekers in different phases of their journey and in their career development. Some are unemployed, some are small business owners and some are sales professionals. Read More...