Good social graces: How job seekers use social media could determine their success

Lori Trahan is the associate director of Career Services at Kennesaw State University. To help its…

Georgia (Jul 19, 2012)

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Lori Trahan is the associate director of Career Services at Kennesaw State University. To help its students in the job search process, Kennesaw State offers various workshops with topics including the dos and don’ts of building a digital footprint and resume building. Trahan says one of the biggest challenges social media has created for young job seekers is that it can make them act too casual during the process.

 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu

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