Yeah, you do send forth five tweets a day requesting for help in finding a new job. But does your plaintive calls reach out to employers?
Information moves fast across Twitter. And the only way to keep track of them is through the now-ubiquitous hashtags. Use these great hashtags to search for jobs, find employers and to make sure they find you as well.
To find a Job/Employer
#hireme: That's commonsensical.
#tweetmyjobs: It looks odd, but it has been tagged over a million times.
#HR: It's time for you to hunt the head-hunters.
#jobopening: Again, simple and straight-forward.
#jobposting: Ditto. Just falls a bit short of #jobopenings.
#rtjobs: Many Twitter users Retweet jobs. Use this tag to find those.
#jobangels: They are a voluntary group which helps find jobs for the unemployed.
#jobsearch: This might be quite generic, But many companies exclusively stick to it.
To let Employers find you
#hireme: As simple as it gets.
#MBA: If you have an MBA, why keep it a secret?
#linkedin: Redirect your Twitter followers to your comprehensive Linkedin profile.
#resume: Add this tag, and attach a link to your resume posted online.
#CV: Same purpose. Used less often than the hashtag #resume.
#needajob: Add this to the end of your Tweets. Some employer might come across it sometime.
To get Job Search Tips
#jobtips: Just don't drown in the information you find here.
#career: More than half-a-million hits, and tons of professional advice.
#compensation: Get the inside info on current compensation trends before you head to haggle.
#training: Find lots of sources and resources for free training in practically everything.
#jobhunt: Lots of career tips here. With a healthy smattering of job posts as well.
#jobless: Learn about thousands of others facing your predicament.
To find the right Jobs
#homebusiness: Here's one for those who plan to break out of the cubicles.
#freelance: This offers many opportunities, particularly for those looking for some parttime work.
#greenjobs: It's environment before employment!
#dreamjobs: Don't have a clue what to do? Let other Twitter users inspire you with thier ideal jobs.
#consulting: Another indispensible tag for someone looking for short-term employment.
The Best in Class
#SEO: You simply can't run away from the buzz surrounding this hot topic.
#webdesign: Another topic with over one million tags.
#accounting: This tag also used with a lot of job opportunities.
#telecom: Another field with a strong showing in Twitter.