Job Hunting? Both Weak and Strong Social Ties Can Help (Study)

by David Cohen
What roles do close contacts on social networks and contacts that users have weaker ties to play during job searching? Facebook research scientist Moira Burke, Tufts University associate professor of economics Laura Gee and Stony Brook University assistant professor of sociology Jason Jones teamed up to answer that question, and they presented their results in a Research at Facebook blog post.Read the full article