Joshua Waldman

Joshua Waldman, along with his wife Lily, founded the Tigard Ukulele Group in 2015 because he wanted to play more ukulele, more often with his neighbors. Starting with seven people in his living room, the Tigard Ukulele Group now hosts up to 30 people each week, plays concerts and hosts several workshops each year. Joshua Waldman is the author of How to Start and Grow Your Ukulele Group and Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies, in 2012.      
How to Start and Grow Your Ukulele Group
An Easy Plan for Spreading Aloha in Your Town
This step-by-step guide will take the mystery and stress out of starting an ukulele group. If you’ve been thinking about starting a group, or if you already lead one and want to learn about some new tips, tricks & resources from successful groups around the world, check out this book.  
Job Searching with Social Media for Dummies
Harness social media to land your dream job
For anyone looking for a first job, exploring a career change, or just setting up for future success, social media sites are proven platforms for facilitating connections, demonstrating passions and interests, and ultimately landing the job. Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies enables you to harness the power of the Internet to research and identify job opportunities, and then create a strategy for securing a position. Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies features in-depth coverage of topics such as: creating effective online profiles and resumes to sell your strengths; maintaining your online reputation and understanding electronic etiquette; using the power of personal branding and building your brand online; avoiding common pitfalls, such as jumping into filling out a social media profile without a strategy; getting to know Twitter, the only real-time job board with literally thousands of jobs posted daily; using social media sites to uncover opportunities in the “hidden job market” ahead of the competition; and much more.
  • Takes the mystery out of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
  • Offers advice on how to brand yourself online
  • Includes coverage of the latest changes to social platforms and websites
If you’re a recent graduate, changing careers, or have been away from the job-search scene for a while, turn to the trusted guidance and expert insight of Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies.