The discussion and debate is currently ongoing when it comes to the topic of utilization of social media when hiring. Though some may simply think of Facebook when talking about social media, there are many other social media avenues that are growing in popularity. Twitter, MySpace and even LinkedIn are… Read More »
By: Marielle Lanoir
Whether you are an individual entering your professional career, or an individual 5 years shy of retirement, chances are you have heard of LinkedIn. LinkedIn prides itself in being the “Worlds Largest Professional Network”, bringing 225+ million members together through professional experiences, connections and other affiliations.
From a Recruiter’s… Read More »
Mobile devices have come a long way from the over-sized ‘walkie-talkies’ that once passed for phones and the huge bricks that passed for laptops. They are slimmer, more connected, and, of course, smarter. As the recruiting world steadily progresses towards a more social approach it was only a matter of… Read More »
In the blue corner it’s the reigning professional network, with over 150 million users, thousands of groups, and members from all Fortune 500 companies - LinkedIn…and in the ‘other’ blue corner, with over 900 million users, 69 million likes, and a recently launched app center, it’s none other that the… Read More »
The Twitter-verse isn’t just a one-stop shop for celebrity gossip anymore. Companies are jumping on the bandwagon and utilizing Twitter more than ever to establish budding relationships with industry gurus, in-house and agency recruiters, corporate brands, and hiring managers.
In “Can You Tweet Your Way to Your Next Job,” by Kelley… Read More »
There is no doubt that you have heard criticism on all levels about social media. I am one of the worst offenders of this. When my kids were in college all I heard about was "facebook" and all of the inappropriate comments and pictures that were being posted on the… Read More »