Social media, Skype and online CVs: new ways to get a job – live chat

Join the Guardian online live chat from 1pm – 3pm today! This is your chance to ask industry experts about how to make the most of new technologies while job hunting. If you are unsure about how to use social media, other than socially, to find your next job or make business connections, make sure you take part in this chat! With 45% of employers using social media to screen job candidates, it is important to know how you can make a great first impression through online profiles*.

The discussion will cover:

  • What new ways of job hunting are available
  • How these new technologies can be used to help your job hunt
  • Preparing for Skype and online interviews

And it will take place below the article 

You can take part by either creating a free Guardian account, log in using your Twitter or Facebook profiles to comment. Alternatively, you can tweet @GuardianCareers or email your questions to, who can post them for you.

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