Joshua Waldman is an authority on leveraging social media to find employment. He is the author of Job Searching With Social Media For Dummies, and his writing has appeared in Forbes, Mashable and the International Business Times. Joshua’s career blog,, helps thousands of readers each month to get ahead using his job advice. Joshua is a speaker and trainer who specializes in helping job seekers gain control of their careers in today’s competitive economic and technology climates. He presents keynotes, trainings and breakout sessions around the country for students, career advisors, consortiums and professional organizations. For more information about his speaking, visit explores the overlap of job search and social media. No longer can anyone ignore the impact an effective social media strategy can have on your career, but most blogs only offer general, and often, outdated advice about what to do about it. Career Enlightenment provides actionable, specific and entertaining tips backed by real-life stories and statistics. They go way beyond the basics of what social media is and explore strategies, frameworks and new tools to show you how to stand apart from the crowd.