It can be tough navigating today’s job market, and even tougher if you’re trying to use social media as a job seeking tool. Particularly Twitter– with a reported 145 million registered users (including @BlackEnterprise and our staff of thought leaders)–can be a great resource to use to connect to opportunities, network with prospective employers, and market oneself for job seeking success. Sift through the chatter by following these Tweeps, and get that much closer to the job of your dreams.
Janell Hazelwood is associate managing editor at Black Enterprise, managing content across core areas of Money, Career, Small Business and Technology. She is also a featured blogger with My Two Cents, providing insights on branding, millennial career development, employment trends and leadership. She was previously a content producer and copy editor for Black Enterprise magazine, working across several editorial sections. The Hampton University graduate got her start in the newspaper industry, having worked for companies including The New York Times and Scripps Howard News Service. Her works and insights have appeared on The Huffington Post, MadameNoire, E!Online, Brazen Careerist, CBS News, and Arise TV.