SOCIAL MEDIA CLEAN UP
Tips to help you with your social media clean up
WHAT IS YOUR ONLINE IDENTITY OR PERSONAL BRAND?
Believe it or not, performing a social media cleanup has become an important part of the job search process. What you post online becomes part of your personal brand. Potential employers can and do check job candidates’ personal social media accounts to gain more insight into your personality, opinions, and lifestyle, so your personal brand will be their first impression of you.
Google yourself to see what a potential employer might find including the image search
Delete posts that do not show you in a positive light and revise your personal blog
Delete abandoned social media sites
Keep Linkedin strictly professional
Think before you post - Make sure you would be happy if an employer/client saw your post