24 08, 2017

The Importance of Social Media in Today’s Job Market

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:31+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Social Media|

Social media is becoming a necessity in today’s world, more than ever before. Social media is delivering everything we want to know about pretty much anything, in a split second, and at our fingertips. While some embrace it and use social media regularly, others still don’t for multiple reasons; finding it difficult, or they don’t [...]

14 02, 2017

Your Social Media Footprint and the Successful Job Change

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:38+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Social Media|

With all the social media tools available today, people have never been more empowered to make their voices heard.  Something important just happened? Share it on Facebook!  Have a novel thought or clever insight? Tweet it!  And why not? You can start people talking or kick start a trend. You can meet new people and [...]

20 09, 2016

The Importance of Networking with LinkedIn

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:40+00:00 September 20th, 2016|Social Media|

“You may have heard of the 6 degrees of separation or the 6 degrees of Kevin Bacon.  Well in order to maximize your network you need to connect and communicate with other people.  LinkedIn gives you the platform to do it. You just need to get connected.” – Kristin Kane Ford, Director of Social Media [...]

14 04, 2016

5 Tools Everyone with a Technical Career Should be Using!

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:49+00:00 April 14th, 2016|Career Articles, Social Media|

If you have a technical career of any form, be it Information Technology, Engineering, R+D…doing, teaching, managing or supporting…here are 5 tools you should be using as much as possible! Phone: So what is THE most efficient form of point-to-point communication today? The phone, of course! In an age where you can email, text, LinkedIn, [...]

11 03, 2016

Evolving Social Media Recruitment – Facebook Vs. LinkedIn

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:50+00:00 March 11th, 2016|Recruiting Process, Social Media|

Facebook is a Great Way to Connect Employers with Potential Candidates Recruiting has long been in the forefront of technology advances… IN the late 80’s prodigy and AOL were already in use as recruitment tools. The advent of Applicant Tracking Systems revolutionized the business. Shortly thereafter Monster – with one Superbowl ad – created a [...]

24 08, 2015

Content Curation as a Résumé Builder

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:51+00:00 August 24th, 2015|Recruiting Process, Resume, Social Media|

As technological advances progress at a lightning fast pace, social media platforms stay right in stride. Some are a flop, but others catch on and become immensely popular. One of the more interesting and powerful ways to brand yourself and broadcast your offer, services, status, and opinions is through the use of content curation platforms. [...]

18 06, 2015

Social Media Explosion – Get the Whole Team Involved

By | 2018-03-07T15:14:50+00:00 June 18th, 2015|Company Culture, Social Media|

Finger With Popular Social Media Logos Printed On Paper.
Many companies under-utilize their social media presence because they only assume that it's good for one thing - bringing in prospective clients or attracting buyers of some kind. In reality, your social effort is reflective of your business as a whole, [...]

22 09, 2011

NBC10 “Rev Up Your Resume” with Tracy Davidson

By | 2018-02-08T16:36:01+00:00 September 22nd, 2011|News, Resume, Social Media|

November 12, 2009 - Bala Cynwyd, PA Tracy Davidson of NBC10 hosts "Survive and Thrive" every Wednesday from 5:30-6:00pm. Tracy's focus is on the consumer providing tips, hints, warnings and deals in the Philadelphia Region. Tracy has been focusing on the pressing issue of 'careers' and helping job seekers. Kristin Kane of Kane Partners has [...]

22 09, 2011

Twitter for Job-Seekers

By | 2018-02-08T16:36:01+00:00 September 22nd, 2011|Career Articles, Social Media|

Twitter Tips for Job Seekers www.twitter.com Need Help? help.twitter.com A Tweet is a 140 character message sent to a real time news feed of your Followers and Twitter. Key terms to Know: • @username – Allows you to tweet about a specific user/profile. Shared on both profiles. • RT @username – Allows you to Re-tweet [...]

15 01, 2011

NBC10 “Get A Job” Features Kane Partners

By | 2018-02-08T16:36:01+00:00 January 15th, 2011|Career Articles, Interviews, Resume, Social Media|

Originally published March 24, 2010 - Philadelphia, PA For the FULL ARTICLE and feature visit nbcphiladelphia.com: Below are the tips Kristin Kane, Director of Social Media & Recruiting of Kane Partners provided for job seekers. Add a Targeted Profile/Summary in 3rd Person Starting your resume with a 3-5 sentence paragraph that highlights and summarizes your experience [...]