Graduates should utilize online reputation management

Posted by admin | Uncategorized | Wednesday 16 December 2009 5:40 pm

Graduates looking to start their careers should be keenly aware of their online reputations. When a student graduates his first priority is generally to find a good job, and that means applying and interviewing. Interviewers are, more and more, looking to Google and other search engines for information on applicants that might not be found on their resumes. Of course, this means that they will often find facebook profiles, blog posts, or forum posts which are…less-than-presentable.

To this end, people should take a number of steps to ensure they are getting the most from it, such as creating separate Facebook profiles which outline their achievements, aims and career goals.

The point is that these graduates should be utilizing online reputation management. Whether they do it personally or