COMM Professor to Host Webinar on Best Social Media Practices

Jeffrey Child, Ph.D., an associate professor in the School of Communication Studies, will lead a student-career development webinar at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 12 titled, “Operation Social Media Clean Up,” as part of the “You’re Hired! Tips for Getting the Job” series offered by McGraw-Hill Education.

Child will share best practices on developing a professional online presence as students begin their job search.
The “You’re Hired!” series is designed to help students land their dream job. The webinars are led by national experts and authors in which students will learn skills to obtain a relevant skill set with technology and employers, utilize effective resume and interview techniques, develop a professional online presence, optimize social media and build a brand. The session topics include:
Monday, April 9: “Using Social Media in Your Job Search”
Monday, April 9: “Creating Your Competitive Advantage: Becoming Career Ready”
Tuesday, April 10: “Customizing Your Resume for Results in Your Job Search”
Tuesday, April 10: “Top 5 Tech Skills to Prepare You for the Workforce”
Thursday, April 12: “Operation Social Media Clean Up”
Monday, April 16: “Using Effective Resume & Interview Techniques in the Job Search”
The webinars are open and free to all students, but space is limited. Register online at

POSTED: Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 4:35pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 9:06am