Monthly Archives: May 2010

New Updates To Facebook’s Privacy Settings

As promised, I would post information from yesterday’s announcement from Mark Zuckerberg (Founder of Facebook) on this blog. I spend a lot of time talking on this blog and to students about the beneifts of networking online, and the proper … Continue reading

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New Facebook Privacy Settings To Be Announced Tomorrow

Last month at their developer conference, Facebook changed their privacy settings again. (Last time they did a major overhaul was back in January of this year) The privacy setting changes were in response to the roll-out of their new platform … Continue reading

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What Is Social Media??? An Excellent Slide Presentation By Marta Kagan

As I have been making my rounds reading stuff at various sites that I visit on a daily basis, I found an excellent slide presentation on social media. I think I have actually seen this one before, but I lost … Continue reading

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What To Do After You Have Made A Mistake At Work

We are all human, we all make mistakes. What separates the people that get stuck in the same job verus those that rise through the ranks and get promoted is the ability to acknowledge the mistake and learn from it. … Continue reading

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Not Getting Along With Your Boss?

As promised, here is another article from the Harvard Business Review. This one focuses on what you, the employee, should do if you find yourself in an unhappy place at your current place of work. Of course, there are several … Continue reading

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Harvard Business Review: Rules To Live By When Networking

Ahhhh…fresh from finishing my thesis! I turned it in last week, I’m hoping it is approved! I’ve defended it already, so I’m hoping all goes well. Anyway, back to the topic at hand. I was reading some articles on the … Continue reading

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Looking For A Job In Media?

I swear I read more websites than Business Insider. But they have been posting a wealth of useful and relevant information recently. Today I have another example of a post that may be useful to a lot of you. I … Continue reading

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How To Network Like A Pro

I am posting an interesting article from Silicon Alley Insider that interviews some high powered folks in Silicon Valley about how to “network like a pro.” If you are working on your networking skills (and we all should be improving … Continue reading

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Using YouTube To Find A New Job?

Especially in this uncertain economy, there is a lot of anxiety for those that are looking for jobs–how do I compete with the other candidates? There are so many candidates vying for few jobs–how do I separate myself from the … Continue reading

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How Non-Profits Are Using Social Media

I have recently spoke with a number of students that have an altruistic purpose in their career direction–that is, their ambition is to help people. For some, this means that they will be working for non-profit organizations to help people. … Continue reading

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