Using Social Media

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Social Media candidate screening by employers

  There has been much written about the increasing usage, by employers, of the various Social Media platforms in order to screen candidates at various points during the recruitment cycle. There have also been many blogs written warning job seekers to be aware of what information they are allowing to be seen online paying particular attention …

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Don’t let your Posts haunt you in your job hunt.

  Be careful that what you write on social Media doesn’t come back to haunt you. Gone are the days where social media was a tool that was used to communicate to your friends. Nowadays, people are using social media for a variety of reasons and for people who are out looking for that perfect …

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Social Media and the Hiring Process

Speaking from personal experience, I can concur with this article; social media has completely revolutionized the way companies conduct business. Not only is it now easier to reach customers and clients, businesses which are taking advantage of the power of social media are having an easier time than ever finding employees that fit the corporation …

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Facebook spend is causing concern for its investors

  Since the launch of Facebook, Inc. in 2004, the company has accomplished strong revenue growth, and has held an impressive amount of stock shares over the years. However, Facebook’s overall success is now once again a primary focus for both analysts and investors, as Facebook recently posted their earnings for the most recent quarter …

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Interpreting Social Media Profiles of Potential Employees

  Today social media is so deeply ingrained into culture that people have become very comfortable with making their daily lives public. It seems that everybody is jumping on the social media bandwagon and employers are realizing the potential for getting an insight into candidates applying for jobs. Often times when posting online, people do …

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