6. Increase online visibility
Those looking for jobs should take networking to the next level by joining online social networking sites or creating their own online career portfolio to showcase their skills, experiences, and work product. They should consider starting a blog on their area of expertise or creating a website that showcases samples of their work. They should make an effort to meet other professionals online by commenting on relevant blogs or connecting with professionals through their social networking profiles. When interacting online, it is important that they manage their online reputation to ensure that they always present themselves in a positive, professional manner.