Job Hunt

    • Job Seekers: What’s on Your Social Profile Can Hurt Your Prospects (Report)

      Social has become an important part of the recruiting and job searching process. While companies like to manage their brands on Facebook, Twitter is where most job seekers go to research companies and their employees. Still, according to the most recent Jobvite report, recruiters are starting to understand the importance of cultivating an employment brand, as well as finding sk ...

      Inside Facebookin Facebook Twitter- 7 readers -
  • How to Create a ‘Monster’ Social Video Campaign

    …, identifiable and sharable. While it’s funny, it makes you think: Could I find a job I love? Our #TGIM series was developed specifically for social channels, but creating a compelling, visual narrative was still front and center for these pieces–even within a 14-second format. Video gives us a way to tell stories that are engaging and relevant to our…

    AllTwitterin Facebook Twitter YouTube- 8 readers -
  • LinkedIn Beefs Up Personalized Insights

    … LinkedIn announced the addition of new personalized insights that will aid in the job-seeking process. Product manager Thogori Karago announced in a blog post that the professional network added a feature whereby it recommends jobs on users’ LinkedIn Jobs homepages for which its algorithm determines that users would be in the top 50 percent…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 9 readers -
  • Job Hunting? Both Weak and Strong Social Ties Can Help (Study)

    … 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…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 14 readers -
  • What Will Facebook Privacy Be Like in 2025?

    … will relax on the job-finding side, so your drunken Facebook pictures or trips to strip clubs will be less harmful from an employment perspective, although possibly still something to be held over someone’s head, if necessary. People will rebel if their personal spaces, such as their homes, are broadcast online, but they will ignore it if that same…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Google- 10 readers -
  • Jobvite Closes $25M Funding Round

    … Recruiting solution Jobvite announced Tuesday that it closed a $25 million series-D funding round, which was led by Catalyst Investors, with participation from existing investors CMEA, ATA Ventures and Trident Capital. Facebook is an important part of Jobvite’s platform, as the company said: 65 percent of recruiters use Facebook to recruit. 65…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 8 readers -
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