Social media got another Twitter troll fired, this time for making an unfunny, cruel joke at the expense of comedian Patton Oswalt’s late wife. Here is exactly how it happened: Trump: "You leave this White House now!" Sally Yates rides … More
Your resume probably gets a slew of attention whenever you’re gearing up to find a job: Updating, revamping, reformatting, even completely rewriting if you’re going into a different industry or field. But it turns out, your resume actually may not … More
In comedy, filters are bad. But on Twitter, well, sometimes filters are necessary. When comedian Artie Lange sent a series of vulgar, racially charged tweets to ESPN’s First Take host Cari Champion, Champion wisely didn’t respond. (I would include some … More
Longtime co-host of the Opie And Anthony show (O&A), Anthony Cumia, was fired from Sirius XM radio following a racist Twitter rant. In his since-deleted (and far too vulgar to publish here) tweets, Cumia claimed that an African American woman attacked him … More
You’ve probably heard of Justine Sacco, the professional publicist who was fired for posting a racially charged tweet from her personal account. That tweet, pictured above, got Sacco fired from her job. And though it may be somewhat surprising for … More
Last week TIME released its annual 100 Most Influential People list, filled with luminaries who have had a major impact on the world. More
What constitutes the perfect résumé? Well, it really depends on whom you ask.
Some people swear by sticking to one page and the right-sized margins, while others advocate including your hobbies and interests. More
Most of us have had a Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram account for years, and it’s part of our daily routine. Wake up, check email, Facebook, iCal, and then Twitter mentions. It’s also hard when everyone you know does the same, constantly posting photos of their delicious mimosas and Benedicts at brunch, checking in to the hottest new club or Instagramming their perfect dates. Looking at most people’s Instagram accounts it would seem like all they do is go out for drinks with friends, have fun at fabulous events, and wear perfect outfits—when that’s hardly the case. More
Most job-seekers know that Twitter is an invaluable networking tool: Just Wednesday, we posted a piece from our friends at Levo League about “the tweet that changed my whole career.” But in the wild west of job hunting in 2013, Twitter isn’t just for making connections who will then take a serious look at your résumé: It is your résumé. More
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In my mid-twenties I was working at a health care company, back when brands had just started using social media. I successfully launched a social media presence for this company by teaching myself everything I could about digital and social media marketing, and for over a year I watched proudly as we expanded our presence in the industry and impressed our funders—a tremendous accomplishment in the non-profit world. Though I was proud of my achievement, I was itching to do more. More
Warning: the journey we’re about to embark on is long and fraught with misogyny. Pack light, stay positive, and beware: here be men who believe “misandry” is a thing.
I’m sure when Adria Richards attended this year’s PyCon, a conference for people to discuss the Python programming language, she didn’t have any explicit plans to get a developer fired, become an Internet pariah, or be publicly fired from her own job, but that’s exactly what happened. More
Social media and one’s online “presence” are often discussed in conjunction with the job search. “What can employers see?” is a question I hear all the time, since it’s a pretty common belief that they will in fact be looking.
For every new online tool, there’s a person using it to get a job. There’s Aleksey Vayner‘s notorious YouTube resume “Impossible Is Nothing.” There’s the ad executive who offered a $70,000-a-year job to the person who wrote the cleverest tweet. Now, after weeks of agonizing waiting, we finally have the world’s first Vine resume. More