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1 The Dubin Group2 Penn Center, Suite 13031500 JFK BoulevardPhiladelphia, PA 19102Four Falls Corporate Center,Building 100, Suite 103Conshohocken, PA 19428Your Personal Dubin Consultant:Can be assigned to you based on your area of expertise
2 About The Dubin GroupThe Dubin Group, formed in 1998 is a boutique staffing and executive search firm specializing in temporary and direct hire placement of finance and accounting, human resources, administrative/office support, IT, legal and Executive Search.The industries we serve are wide-ranging. Areas of notable successful placements include: Manufacturing, Private Equity/Venture Capital, Financial Services & Banking, Real Estate, Healthcare, Telecommunications, Pharmaceutical, Construction, Insurance, Legal Firms, Accounting Firms and Marketing/Media.The Dubin Group also offers customized Outplacement Services Packages and Candidate Employment Screening/ Software Testing, even if the candidates are found through the client’s own efforts. In addition to live seminars/ workshops, The Dubin Group also provides webinars, virtual seminars/workshops, online resources, video resumes and video conferencing.My Story and Role at The Dubin Group
3 Philosophy for Executing Job Search 1- Become a recruiter.2- And/ or work with an exceptional agency and recruiter.Strategy should include traditional job search avenues as well as creativeapproaches and current technological methods, more specifically:SOCIAL MEDIA
4 What is Social Media?Online technologies and practices through which people connect, share ideas, information and experience, build relationships and offer perspective.
5 Social Media Networking/ Job Search Build your own Social Media profile and marketing/advertising campaign1-Determine your target market2-Locate yourself3-Brand/ re-brand yourself4-Leverage the information you find5-Develop your own CRM6-Measure results
6 1-Determine Your Target Market Research companiesLinkedInGoogleTwitterJob Boards- look at any posting for a position whether or not in your area. It may give you clues about the growth of the company, the contacts, nuances, etc.Research contactsFaceBookPlaxo
7 2-Locate Yourself Find out how your rank See how it easy it is to find yourselfDetermine possible perception of youEnlist a mentor, coach, friend to give perspective and advice on how you come across over social media
8 3-Brand/ Re-brand Yourself Visual/ Video ResumeSocial Networking Websites (LinkedIn, FaceBook, Plaxo, Ecademy, Ning)Real Time Social Messaging (Twitter, plurk, identi.ca, yammer)Personal WebsitesGroup or Personal BlogsVideo ConferencingAdvertise your Social Media PresenceAdd your URL to signature and business cardImprove your Google rank by driving traffic to social media streams(Sites are being indexed)Be real and transparentUnderstand it is a longer term relationship building experienceMake it easy for people to “talk about you”
9 Social Media/ Technological Resumes Visual ResumesClick here to see a sample of a visual resume:Audio, Video/ Podcasts- YouTube, FlickerEmbedded charts and documents, PowerPoint presentationsUpload writing samples, recommendations, etc.Hyperlinks to FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn, blogs, etc.Video ResumesClick here to see the sample:Can be an interview style or a slate
10 Social Networking Websites Personal Networking Sites (Professional): Linked InBuild ProfileEducation, Work Experience, References/ RecommendationsPresentations/ Articles/ Business PlansPodcasts, Video Clips, Hyperlinks to personal website/ blogs, etc.Groups, Discussions, Q & A- lists experts on topics, questions can be sent to up to 200 peoplePoints of Interest (Amazon application for books), Status UpdatesBuild ConnectionsSearch and add your own contacts & view contacts’ connectionsIntroduce yourself, Ask for introductions, Make introductions for othersView Job PostingsJob post section as well as Discussion areas used to notify users of positionsExplore Events and Other Networking OpportunitiesAttend others’ and/ or create your ownGroup Networking Sites: Ning- create your own group or join someone else’s
11 Real Time Social Messaging Twitter, Identi.ca, Yammer (Internal Twitter)Search companies and contactsTweetdeck, Twhirl, TwitterfoxFollow companies and contactsSet alarms/ TweetbeepsAttract your own followersTweetAdvertise (add links to books, etc.)Become privy to breaking newsShare humorous storiesHave a value proposition
12 Personal WebsitesSet up a free site with resume and keywords about you/ for what you are lookingGoDaddy.com: current top domain hoster: you can also use MySpace, Google, etc.HOW TO: Visit a domain-name registrar online to see whether or not your domain name is available. Select a host company to keep your domain name. You can ask your Internet service provider, which may provide this service for a fee, or you can search the Internet for Web site hosting companies. The host company or provider will create your Web or address with the appropriate routing information.Buy your domain name by registering it either through your host or with a domain name registrar. Provide your credit card number and any technical information - available from your Web host - as needed.Wait a day or so for the new domain name to be processed, then give it to your Web host to attach to your Web pageBuild your Web page -focus on strengths, achievements and value you bring to potential employer
13 Group or Personal Blogs What is a Blog?Website displaying entries in reverse chronological order with the most recently written at the top.Text, Images, Videos, Links, Method for viewers to respondAll you need to start blogging is an address and something to say.Also, Miniblogs and Videoblogs (Flickr, YouTube)Step 1: Define Your Niche/ AudienceUse a blog for people in your profession who may share your viewpoint, struggle, goals, etc.Anything goes, but if this blog is for your job search, monitor its content.Step 2: Name Your BlogShould be memorable, short, easy to spell and related to subject matter.Possibly match blog name and URL; host name will also appear if you use a hosting service.If you only want your blog name to show, purchase a registered domain name.Step 3: Choose a Blog Host (WordPress.com, Blogger, Typepad and Vox)Step 4: Create Your BlogHosts will walk you through process. Standard format = header, sidebar and body (posts).
14 Video ConferencingEmployers love the ability to video conference candidates for an interviewBe sure to have the capability at home or a strategy to execute a video conference on short notice.Learn how to Skype
15 4-Leverage Information Align yourself with organization via social media marketing toolsMake connections with individuals via social mediaLiterally “connect”Find commonalities!!Increase Mindshare- status updates, posts, uploaded articles, discussions, groups, etc.Become active in their social media spaceDiscussions, Blogs, Groups, Events, Charity
16 5-Develop CRM Typical online job boards Jibber Jobber What is it? Online tool designed by Jason Alba during his personal job search out of a frustration for job seekers to manage their job search via an online method.What can it do?See resumes sentSee connections (networking component)Schedule/ log interview times and activitiesSave thank you notes, other correspondenceMAKE NOTES- How can I learn more?Listen to a podcast interview (about 40 minutes) with Jason, by Peter Clayton. Peter is the leader in podcast interviews in the employment space.Read a blog post by Dave Mendoza, expert recruiter and consultant.Read (and subscribe to) Jason's blog, found at:
17 6-Measure Results Use Google Alerts & Analytics Alerts updates of the latest relevant Google results based on your choice of query or topic and timeframe.Example: monitor news about a company or keep current on a competitor or industry.Analytics runs reports on traffic (dashboard, new vs. return view)RSS Feeds (Really Simple Syndication)An RSS document ("feed", "web feed" or "channel") includes full or summarized text, plus metadata such as publishing dates and authorship.Use RSS/ feed readers (Google reader, Bloglines, My Yahoo), which can be web, desktop or mobile device-based.Offer a way to get timely updates from favored websites or to aggregate feeds from many sites into one place.Protect privacy by not entering personal information online.Place RSS icons at end of your posts.Increase your number of RSS subscribers.Use a message such as “Like this article?”Reminds visitors that to stay updated, they should follow your feed.Other: AW stats, Sitemeter, Webalizer, Tweetbeep
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