We all know that social media is the number 1 tool for job searching these days, but how can you use it to your advantage?

This infographic by Gumtree explains more. How has social media helped your job search? Let us know in the comments!


  • 50% of employers said that social media gives them a good feel for a candidate’s personality.
  • Ask former bosses for recommendations on LinkedIn – it may help you get hired.
  • Having a Google+ profile will help with your ranking in Google.

RELATED: Which Social Network Has the Most Job Search Activity?


About Guest Author

This post is written by a guest author. If you are interested in submitting a guest post, check out our Guest Post Guidelines - we look forward to hearing from you!

Weekly recruiting tips direct to your inbox!

Load Comments