Online networking and rah, rah self-promotion through social media channels is a little awkward for many of us, but with practice it gets easier. “Social media is one of the easiest ways to accomplish several key factors that help people land jobs,” Miriam Salpeter, a job search and social media coach, owner of Keppie Careers and author of Social Networking for Career Success: Using Online Tools to Create a Personal Brand, says. “There's no easier way to showcase what you know to a broad audience of potential colleagues, networking contacts, and hiring managers than via using social media.”
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