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Using technology to deliver career services in higher education and connect with employers in the job search process.
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12 Hot Career-Oriented Social Nicheworks

12 Hot Career-Oriented Social Nicheworks | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it
In LinkedIn’s SEC filings, the company talks about the threat niche social networks pose to their business model. What if you could go to a focused social ne
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Nice list of social media, online groups you may not have heard of, but aer popular within specific career fields, industries.

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College Career Centers Create a Vital Link

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"These days, college career center staff members tweet job postings, teach students to interview via Skype, pick exactly the right candidates for recruiters and train students in how to create their brands on social media. ... "

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The New Résumé: It's 140 Characters

The New Résumé: It's 140 Characters | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it
Twitter is becoming the new job board, and it is also becoming the new résumé. Some recruiters are turning to the social network to post jobs, while job seekers are trying to summarize their CVs in 140 characters or six-second videos.
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The History 2.0 Classroom: iPad X Google Drive X Student Portfolios

The History 2.0 Classroom: iPad X Google Drive X Student Portfolios | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it
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Considering the possibilities for career ePortfolios.

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Job Screening with Social Networks

Job Screening with Social Networks | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

Infographic - How are recruiters using social media to screen applicants?


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Like it or not, you must own your social media reputation

Like it or not, you must own your social media reputation | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

"This is no simple matter, in substance or execution, as your personal and professional reputation are now blurred by social media. Plus, at any one time your reputation is a multi-faceted entity playing out across many channels making it even more difficult to track and manage. Let’s explore how it lives on four key levels."...

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Going Mobile for Academic Advising: Tablets, iPads & Protocols on Campus

Going Mobile for Academic Advising: Tablets, iPads & Protocols on Campus | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

Nice ideas for career advising, too... "Like other entities in higher education, our advising office is considering what it would be like to use a tablet (iPad or Nexus 7 seem to be the front runners) in our daily working lives. I was charged with the task to identify potential uses and reasons why a tablet would be helpful for supporting students and our professional lives on campus..."

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Career Counselor Technology Forum (CCTF)

Career Counselor Technology Forum (CCTF) | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

Connecting Career Professionals to Technology...To build a global online community of practice for career counselors and educators to come together to share technology information, experiences and knowledge.

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Top 50 College Career Centers Using Twitter - Job Search News

The top 50 colleges and universities career services and career centers using Twitter to help their students find jobs and internships and help alumni as well.
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NYSCEEA News

NYSCEEA News | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

New York State Cooperative & Experiential Education Association (NYSCEEA) exists to promote and support experiential education for college and university students in New York State. We create and support opportunities for higher education professionals and employers working with cooperative and experiential education to network and share best practices.

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How Can Career Services Engage College Students Through Social Media? |

How Can Career Services Engage College Students Through Social Media? | | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it
Alexandra Levit, is a member of the Career Advisory Board answered some questions .
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Career practitioners' conceptions of social media in career services

Career practitioners' conceptions of social media in career services | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it
I’ve just read a really interesting article by Jaana Kettunen,  Raimo Vuorinen & James P. Sampson Jr discussing the conceptions of social media in careers services in Finland. The article is pu...
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iPaddiction: ePortfolios and Professional Digital Presence Teachers & Students

iPaddiction: ePortfolios and Professional Digital Presence Teachers & Students | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

Via Heinz Krettek, Lee Ballantyne
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Possibilties for career portfolios - apps, links, recommended artifacts

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Round out your resume with a personal blog | USA TODAY College

Round out your resume with a personal blog | USA TODAY College | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it
It’s important to ensure that a blog is an asset once it’s added to an applicant’s resume.
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How Social Profiles Can Help Job Applicants Land or Lose A Job

How Social Profiles Can Help Job Applicants Land or Lose A Job | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

"How to Make the Right Impressions From Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

92 percent of employers and recruiters use social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for recruiting. It is therefore important to make a good impression when you’re being looked at on your social profiles ..."


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NACE - Creative Content and Uses for Social Media

NACE - Creative Content and Uses for Social Media | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

Evangeline Kubu, manager of communications and outreach at Princeton University’s career services office, conducted a survey to explore the levels of social media implementation among career centers nationwide...

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An Online Portfolio Can Showcase Your Work - Career Couch

An Online Portfolio Can Showcase Your Work - Career Couch | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it
Creating your own Web site or otherwise displaying your work online can help you stand out in the eyes of potential employers.
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Should I Really Put Blogs, Tweets, and Comments On My Resume or CV? | HASTAC

Should I Really Put Blogs, Tweets, and Comments On My Resume or CV? | HASTAC | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

I don’t have the metrics, but I’ll stake my professional reputation on the following statement: In the last one or two years, there has been a seachange in how even the most traditional academic, nonprofit, or corporation values, respects, and “counts” relevant, professional online publication and interactivity. The keywords are “relevant” and “professional” and how you present your digital contributions is not only key to your success, but also itself contributes to the larger culture of peer learning.

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Employment/Internship Resources - LiveBinder

Employment/Internship Resources - LiveBinder | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

Guides for resumes, cover letters, and networking... Austin College Career Services demonstrates the use of LiveBinders to create online collections of resource materials for students.

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Multimedia and the 21st Century Resume

Multimedia and the 21st Century Resume | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it

While there are certain guidelines that you should always follow when submitting a resume regardless of mode of delivery, there are a couple of multimedia elements a candidate can tap into to get that extra oomph into his resume:


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NACE - Tech Talk: Inbound Marketing—Blogging Revisited

NACE - Tech Talk: Inbound Marketing—Blogging Revisited | Career Services Technology | Scoop.it
blogging provides an opportunity that many career centers are not taking advantage of, and that’s a concept called “inbound marketing” or “content marketing.”...
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