Our friend and social media for job search expert Joshua Waldman recently released this infographic along with his new book Job Searching with Social Media for Dummies.
Key takeaways from this infographic:
- 89% of companies will use social media networks to recruit in 2011
- 45% of companies will use Twitter to find talent, compared with 80% using LinkedIn and a surprising 50% using Facebook
- Amusingly, over 2,000 people on LinkedIn have the same name as individuals on the FBI’s top 10 most wanted list
See our interview with Joshua Waldman where he talks about the importance of personal branding and having a proper strategy to get success with social media.
If your company wants to develop a social media in recruitment strategy, Link Humans can help!