According to a 2009 Execunet survey, 86% of recruiters surveyed do a "Google" search on candidates and reject 44% of candidates based on what they find out about them online. So doesn't it make sense to take control of your online identity and manage your electronic footprint? Here are five questions that every person interested in managing their career should ask themselves.
Barbara Safani, owner of Career Solvers, has over fifteen years of experience in career management, recruiting, executive coaching, and organizational development.
Barbara partners with both Fortune 100 companies and individuals to deliver targeted programs focusing on resume development, job search strategies, networking, interviewing, salary negotiation skills, and online identity management.
She is the author of Happy About My Resume: 50 Tips For Building a Better Document to Secure a Brighter Future and #JOBSEARCHtweet and her award-winning resumes are featured in dozens of career-related publications.