Facebook is a great social networking site and it is, by far, the most popular platform for people in Pakistan. You can definitely connect with friends and stay up-to-date about their day’s activities via Facebook.
But you can also use Facebook for so many other purposes as well like job hunting.
Recently ‘Mashable’ has revealed some top secret tips and tricks to enhance your chances of landing a job via Facebook.
Here take a look at some of the key factors for getting a job on Facebook;
Like and follow relevant pages:
The simplest thing that you can do is to like the official page of companies where you want a job. Mashable says companies “will likely post links to available job applications.”
Privacy settings matters:
You should know how your profile looks to an anonymous person. For this purpose, it’s good to check your public Facebook profile once in a while.
In this regard, Mashable advises that “you should consider setting your work and education info public, enabling others to see your professional history.”
If your intention is to find a job on Facebook, you have to keep your profile information updated.
According to Mashable, “make sure all of your work and education info is up to date and reflects your current position and past experience.”
Did you there is a feature ‘Professional Skills’:
This one step is interesting and new; Facebook has recently added a new feature ‘Professional Skills’ in the ‘About’ section. You can showcase your professional skills on Facebook profile so make use of this feature.
“Underneath work and education, add skills you’ve acquired, optimizing your professional appeal,” recommends Mashable.