FaceBook

1) Remove photos, posts or comments that may be offensive to others.

2) Set the strongest privacy settings.

LinkedIn

1) Create a profile on LinkedIn.com

2) CLICK HERE and follow the checklist to create a strong profile

3) Remain active with your LinkedIn profile

4) Recommended LinkedIn Groups to join

  • Spring Hill College Career And Professional Development
  • Spring Hill College National Alumni Association
  • Entry Level Jobs and Internships: By www.collegerecruiter.com
  • Job Openings, Job Leads and Job Connections

Twitter

1) Create a profile on Twitter.com

2) CLICK HERE and follow the checklist to create a strong profile

3) Remain active with your Twitter profile.

4) Recommended Twitter Follows

  • @youtern-Lists incredible internship opportunities at start up companies. Also provides career development blogs and webinars.
  • @internqueen-Lists internship opportunities and information about how to make the most of your internship.
  • @brazencareerist-offers “networking roulette” along with other unique, forward thinking career development techniques.
  • @careerealism-Cutting edge, excellent advice on preparing for the professional world.
  • @SHC_Careers-Follow us and find out all about what’s happening in the world of SHC professional development.

5) Recommended Twitter Chats

  • Mondays from 8-9pmCT: #internpro- A fabulous chat for students wanting more information and recommendations about the internship process.
  • Tuesdays from 7-8pmCT: #jobchat
  • Wednesdays from 7-8pm CT, #tchat; from 8-9pmCT: #genychat-A fabulous chat for all generations who want to share professional development information and questions.
  • Fridays from 11am-noon: #hfchat CT-Covers topics of interest for job searches.
  • CLICK HERE for a list of more Twitter Chats.

 Digital Portfolio

1) Create a portfolio using any of the following free sites:

2) CLICK HERE and follow the checklist to create a strong portfolio

 Blogging

1) Create a blog within your digital portfolio. Each of the above free sites include a blog page for use.

2) CLICK HERE for researching and reviewing blogs for ideas.

3) Watch this Webinar from Careerealism.com. It is a step by step instructional webinar on getting started with your blog.