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The Twitter Job Search Guide by Susan Britton Whitcomb, Chandlee Bryan, Deb Dib

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CHAPTER 21

USING TWITTER TO HELPACE THE INTERVIEW

Featured expert: Jan Melnik, author of seven career/business books, including Executive’s Pocket Guide to ROI Resumes and Job Search (@JanMelnik)

“Sorry, is this rude?”

—Stephen Colbert to Twitter founder Biz Stone during an interview Colbert was conducting while simultaneously tweeting (April 2009)

Can tweeting help you land a job? Yes, in millions of ways, as this book carefully details. But can using Twitter really help you to prepare to interview more effectively? Absolutely.

It is also possible that you might actually be interviewed via Twitter (called a “Twitterview”). But remember that anyone in the Twitterverse could be watching and might even chime in. Confidentiality? Out the window. ...

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