A social resume give you visibility among the online users. It will position you as a top expertise in your subject matter expertise and gives you u an advantage in this present job market. There are various types of social tools are available in the market. But social resume is not a replacement for the traditional resume which usually we apply for jobs. Social profile format is different from resume format as it doesn’t include all professional details. This online resume will give success in job market with an access to the bigger audience. Below points may help you to tap the power of social resume:
Have your own identity: Most of the employers search for the online profile of candidates to see the more information through online. You may control your information on the top of web and get the search results. It will be difficult to come in search results in case, if you have very common name. Build your own website and create brand identity with your profession and location. Facebook and LinkedIn also appear in search results and ensure that you have entered your own name. Even the employers also see the posts made by you on internet.
Make your own online profile: If you have your own domain name then filled it with your professional details and other. You can post the samples of your work and resume and other details if you have any. Even if you are a fresher also then you can project your profile details along with your academic information and projects you have done. Follow standard CV format for more online visibility.
Post blogs: If you have writing skills then you can start a blog on your own name with latest happening of tech world and other informative articles. Blogging attracts people to you. Every blog post you write creates a new doorway through which people may find you in a web search.
Social media platform: Twitter and facebook are the social media platforms and they are considered as promoting you professional details. Create an up to date profile on LinkedIn with accurate and full details. You can connect with your collegues, college and school friends on your circle.