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Social Media and the Effect on Recruitment

SOCIL MEDIA Hire Me Maybe? AND The Effect On Employee Recruitment Social media has become the chief source of employees for companies and recruitment agencies worldwide. Websites like linkedIn and Facebook have made it easier for employers to rate the character of potential employees in an easier, faster and cheaper way, before hiring. 92 of U.S. companies have used social media networks in 2012 to find talent and potential 1% employees to hire. 7 out of 10 employers have successfully hired a candidate through social media. Growth in the use of top social media websites in recruitment... in 93% 87% 66% 78% 55% 54% 47% 2012 2011 & 2010 45% 2011 2010 Top social media websites used for recruitment purposes in 2012... in 100% 8+ в Tube 0% 19% 20% 21% 54% 66% 93% What employers frown upon... Posts and tweets on doing illegal drugs 78% facebook. Looking For A Job Weed Saturday! I love Weed Saturdays! Sexual posts and tweets 66% Lol! Gonna get mine! Woohoo! Comment. Like. Profanity in posts and tweets 61% Looking For A Job s£^"! No weed, so no Weed Saturdays! F*&£! Who is arouond my areya and has weed to sale to me? Comment . Like . Grammar mistakes 54% Looking For A Job Going drinking with my buds. You know what that means? Drunk pictures coming up!! LOL! Pictures of you drinking 47% Comment. Like. ... What employers like to see facebook. Looking For A Job Just received my letter of Confirmation х 80% Professional organisation membership of Membership from the Board of Accounting Experts! Comment. Like. 66% Charity work/Volunteering Looking For A Job Voulnteer work on the 15th of July! Cant х wait to get my hands dirty. Comment. Like. What about referrals... I out of every ( people referred has been hired. Only I out of 100 general candidates (not referred) have been hired So how many have made successful hires through social media... 73% of those surveyed admitted to have made successful hires through social media in 2012, a growth of 10% from 2011 73% 63% 58% 2010 2011 2012 Source: Jobvite 2012 Social Recruitment Survey INTRICATE

Social Media and the Effect on Recruitment

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This infographic details findings of the survey by jobvite on how employers are increasingly using social media to employ and hire



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