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This Is How to Get Your Next Job by Richard Nelson Bolles, Andrea Kay

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#15: Don’t Ruin Your Rep on Social Media

One of the best things to come along that can really help your career is the Internet and all it offers in terms of information and ways to connect with others.

One of the worst things to come along that can really hurt your career is the Internet and all it offers in terms of information and ways to connect with others.

It all depends on how you use it.

The thing is, you’re not the only one taking advantage of all the Internet has to offer. Employers are using it to check you out.

The exact number of employers who use social media to investigate prospective employees is up for debate. Some surveys say as many as 91 percent of recruiters and managers look at social media when hiring.

Companies are obligated ...

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