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7 Tips for Social Networking Online: An Entry-Level Guide

Allan Hoffman | Monster Tech Jobs Expert

August 19, 2009

Hone Your Profile

Even social networking spots devoted to fun over work can lead to career connections. Make sure your profile doesn’t include anything you wouldn’t want a would-be boss to see. This is especially true if you are using a site primarily for professional purposes.

“Potential employers may check out your profile and make a judgment call based on what they see and read,” according to a Tickle spokeswoman. “Tailor your profile to what an employer would want to see in a potential employee.”

4. Don’t Be Pushy