Job Searching With Social Media

An infographic released by Career Enlightenment this week depicted the results of several studies of how employers use social networks to recruit. Mediabistro offered these key takeaways:

  • 89% of companies will use social networks to recruit in 2011
  • 45% of companies will use Twitter to find talent, compared to 80% using LinkedIn and 50% using Facebook
  • 65% of companies have hired a candidate found on a social network



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