How to Use Your Love of Facebook in Your Job Search
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

Do you find yourself constantly updating or reading your Facebook page? Do you anticipate, like the winning lottery numbers, that moment you hear a notification ring on your phone informing you of a new Like or comment on your latest post. Some might say these are the habits of a Facebook-aholic, but one writer, via Brazen Careerist says you can use this obsession with love of the popular social media platform in your job search. Check out these steps toward using Facebook to find employment success:

1. Complete the career-related areas of your Facebook profile

2. Jumpstart your professional networking with Graph Search

3. Search for open jobs on the Social Jobs Partnership

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Janell Hazelwood

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.