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Kristin Burnham is a freelance writer covering social media, IT careers and enterprise technologies. Follow her on Twitter: @kmburnham.

How to use LinkedIn's alumni tool to find a job

Find contacts from college with LinkedIn's revamped tool. Maybe one can help you land a dream job.

Four Facebook privacy settings for the new year

Facebook's privacy settings are a pain point for many users: From the chaos it's caused after a privacy breach to the confusing settings after the launch of Timeline in 2011, securing your data and understanding who can see which parts of your profile have never been easy.

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4 LinkedIn tips to help you get hired this month

If you've heard that companies don't hire during the holiday season, don't believe it. Here's how to prepare.

How to Set Up a Pinterest Business Page

Have you switched to the new Pinterest Business Pages? Here's how to do it, plus details on its other exclusive features.

5 Facebook Pages and Apps for Election Day

Still undecided about who to vote for? Want the latest information and results from the campaign trail? Here's a look at five Facebook apps and pages dedicated to the 2012 presidential election.


How to ensure Facebook posts you want to see aren't hidden

A change to Facebook's algorithm means you're probably not seeing posts from businesses and brand pages you've liked. Here are step-by-step instructions for changing these settings.

LinkedIn for Marketers: 4 Easy Tips to Engage Your Audience

To keep your LinkedIn Company Page engaging, you need good content. But what do you do when resources are slim?

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How the generations use social media to job search (infographic)

How do job seekers from Gen Y, Gen X and the Baby Boomer generation approach their career searches? Turns out social networking knows no age restrictions. Read on for CIO.coms infographic to see where your generation fits--and where you may be missing out.

10 Tips for Gmail and Google Calendar

From remote calendar access to auto-declining appointments, here are 10 tips and tricks that will keep you focused, organized and productive.

4 Facebook Timeline Settings to Revisit

If you are one of the many Facebook users who have resisted the switch to Timeline, your days with the old format are numbered: Reports say that Facebook will begin rolling out Timeline to all members by the fall.

Your Complete Social Media Guide to the 2012 London Olympics

As the 2012 Olympics kick off today, don't rely solely on the TV broadcasts to enjoy the festivities: Thanks to social media, there are plenty of alternatives.

5 LinkedIn Tips to Prepare for Your New Job

You may have landed a new job, but your work on LinkedIn isn't done. Here are five things you need to do before day one.