All the social media can be used for professional purpose, not just LinkedIn. Here are some ideas on how they might be used for this purpose:
- Find a job offer
- Get recommendations and references
- Exchange information about job offers, the area of work…
- Get to know people with same interests as you
- Take a look at the other profiles
- Get in contact with the recruiters
- Take part in groups of common interests
- Increase our visibility on Internet
Instagram and Pinterest are really interesting for the career of creative young people; they work as a portfolio, as a visual CV. It is a good way to develop an online identity as an artist.
When using social media it is important not to forget about online reputation!