2nd General Meeting Marketing Yourself in a Technology-Driven Workplace with Sharon from the CIA firstname.lastname@example.org
Agenda for tonight 6:30-6:50Sign in and dinner 6:50-7 Updates from SWE 7-7:20 Q&A with Sharon 7:20-7:50 Setting up website &barcode 7:50-8 Remaining questions/ wrapup
Upcoming Social Events • Yacht Party • Fri, Sept 21st • 7:30pm-1am, leaving from SPD • $25 deposit in CED • Transportation included
Upcoming Corporate Events • Professional Development Night • Thurs, Sept 20th • TCC 450 (The Forum) • Fall Evening with Industry • Thurs, Oct 4th • TCC 450 (The Forum)
Other announcements • Officer Council (SWEtastic) • Interested in seeing how we plan our events & the inside workings of our org?? • Email email@example.com with the subject “Sit in on SWEtastic”
Social Media Q&A with Sharon from the CIA
Social media on Resume • How coveted are social media skills? • Should I put social media skills on my resume? • How important is it to be aware of the various social media platforms? • How heavily is social media weighted during the recruiting process?
Facebook • What types of things should I share? • Who should I friend? • Are certain pages looked down upon if I ‘like’ them? • Do you look at what groups I’m a part of? • Do companies have the ability to bypass my security settings? • Is my level of privacy taken into consideration? • Can you see if I ‘liked’ a photo or status in the past year? • How am I evaluated on my posts?
Twitter • How important is it to have a Twitter? • Do I need to tweet or can I just follow handles? • Should I reference my Twitter handle on my resume? • Should I be careful of whom I follow? • Should I monitor who follows me?
LinkedIn • Whom should I accept invitations from? • How do you connect with someone you don’t know, but want to learn more about? • What’s an appropriate number of connections? • What information should my mini-bio contain next to name (student, previous intern, etc.)? • What groups should I become a part of? • To which companies should I subscribe?
Email signature • What information should I include? • Should I still sign my name after my sign off (Best, Cheers, Sincerely)? • Any significant “don’ts” that you’ve seen in the past?
Making your Website!Logging on • http://software.usc.edu & download PuTTY • Run item to aludra.usc.edu • Security popup: Yes • Login as: (USC username) + ENTER • Password + ENTER
Making your own Website!Setting it up • Prompt: requestwww • Hold down ENTER to go through policies • Agree w/ policies? Y + ENTER • Full name + ENTER • Directory? N + Enter • Website is now set up! • To check: http://scf.usc.edu/~ttrojan • Replace ttrojan with your username
Making your own Website!To add content • Visit w3schools.com to teach yourself how to add content • Take USC’s course ITP 104 to learn the basics of web publishing, HTML, DHTML, graphic production & page layout, and Dreamweaver.
Making your own Barcode! http://qrcode.kaywa.com/