According to a report by Internet security company AVG, two thirds of HR managers shall search public mass media information of candidates. When it comes to university about 24% of admission officers admit to tracking applicants on various social media sites to check an applicant’s digital footprint, according to a 2011 Kaplan Test Prep survey. Those that snooped typically found something that hindered the applicant’s chances of approval, including photos of medication and alcoholic beverages abuse, vulgarity, and evidence of a plagiarized admission’s article.
In response to this, it is common to hear students applying for college or a job say before doing so, they plan to take down their online profiles or change their name to something unidentifiable. Innovative teachers know this is not the best strategy. Instead our job is to support young people in creating a responsible digital footprint that, than hinder rather, would appeal to schools and employers. Knowing how to do that is the work of educator’s today. Here are some do’s and don’ts that will assist students not only clean up their online presence, but actually update it to represent the “me” they need the world to see.
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Like and followLike webpages, articles, etc. that would impress a future employer or college. For example a great cause or a subject about which you are passionate. On LinkedIn, you can follow companies that are the kind of places you would be interested in working.Don’t like the page of something inappropriate i.e. Girls gone wild. Posts/ UpdatesShow yourself in your very best light.
Share your achievements and successes. Each and every time you make a position revise think, “What would an admissions office or human resources department consider this? ” Don’t write content or updates which contain communication that you wouldn’t want recruiters to see. It is okay to create something fun, but not something which makes you look bad. Personal informationWhen using sociable press sites, it’s far better assume the majority of what you reveal is open to the world.
However, if you want to activate in conversations that might be less-than-popular, make sure you do so in a shut, private group and then be aware that even, it could be distributed. Don’t post anything in an online space that you don’t want others to see unless it is within a specifically closed space. For instance interactions on Facebook, Twitter, or blogs can be seen. MonitorWatch who replies to your position updates, content, etc. to make sure it is appropriate. If it is not take away the comment and private message the average person.
Don’t allow others to create anything inappropriate. It really is a poor reflection you. TrackStart monitoring your educational, volunteer, and professional encounters early. Consider making a LinkedIn profile or Tumblr blog that helps you keep track of all the cool encounters that you’re proud of from hobbies to school achievements.