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Websites | being professionally personable on Facebook

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When people talk about using social media to advance their careers, they’re usually talking about LinkedIn, Twitter, or maybe their blog. But the reality is that more people use Facebook than any other social network, which means you need a Facebook strategy for your career.

Websites - social media, being professionally personable on FacebookBeing Professionally Personable on Facebook

by Alexandra Samuel

Companies use Facebook pages to harness the power of its network to reach business goals, and individuals can do the same thing: particularly if you’re an author or other recognized expert, you can create a Facebook page for your professional identity, and promote that page just like any other brand presence.

But most of the time we’re on Facebook we are using our personal accounts, so especially if you’re open to friending your colleagues it’s crucial to think about how you’ll manage your personal account in relation to your professional identity. That’s because life on Facebook increasingly spans both the personal and professional.

We use Facebook to share our professional news: career accomplishments, job changes, requests for business advice, or posting links to industry-related content.

Websites - social media, being professionally personable on FacebookWe also use Facebook to share our personal news: stories about the kids, photos of the family, hysterical YouTube cat videos, and political rants.

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Websites | AllMyFaves – ultimate homepage & one-stop-shop for all your online needs

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AllMyFaves is indeed the ultimate home page, offering an innovative visual exploration of the Internet.

AllMyFaves online web directoryI’ve been using All My Faves for years and have found it a fine resource–a visual table of contents of the online world.

Whenever I’m stuck or looking for new places to explore, I head over to this directory that contains countless visual links (icons) to popular sites within dozens of categories. It’s also customizable.

Check out their features and info…

All My Faves online guide directory is one of the top 10 websites to help you online

All My Faves online guide directory is one of the top 10 websites to help you online

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