How Social Media Can Get Or Lose You A Job [INFOGRAPHIC]

This infographic (courtesy of Smarterer) outlines how a social profile can help you land OR lose you a job.

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  • 73% of companies have found a new hire through a social network.
  • 78% of recruiters react negatively to potential employees doing illegal drugs.
  • Recruiters want to see membership of professional organisations or examples of volunteering.
  • The best way to get hired is to get a referral!
  • Religious and political posts are seen negatively by some recruiters.

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