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

Allan Hoffman | Monster Tech Jobs Expert

August 19, 2009

Don’t Be Pushy

Many members of social networking groups have had bad experiences with pushy types.

“Be sensitive to individuals’ networks,” says Jenna Gausman, a career counselor with Kerwin and Associates. “Do not be overly aggressive in trying to ‘get in’ with someone’s network. Someone who is too persistent can be annoying and actually will damage their own reputation if they try too hard.”

5. Do What You Say You Will