Women are caught in a no-win situation when it comes to their photos on Facebook and other social networks, according to a new study from Oregon State University, which found that sexy and revealing photos may cost them job opportunities, while more conservative images could lead to less attention from potential suitors.
How are recent college graduates using Facebook to help them tackle the challenges they are facing? The social network teamed up with research agency Firefly Millward Brown to conduct in-depth research on “a small number of participants.”
Graduation season is upon us, and with that in mind, Facebook offered a few tips on how graduates can use some of its features, including activity log, Graph Search, and messaging via desktop or its Facebook Messenger mobile applications.
Social media has revolutionized the way recruiters search for talent, which means job seekers need to make sure their profiles are tuned to perfection. After all, you never know when the right person will stumble across your Facebook page at the right time. In the latest Mediabistro feature, career experts and seasoned freelancers tell how to get the most out of social media profiles during the job search.
If you think LinkedIn is the only social network to turn to when searching for a job, Jobvite invites you to think again, as its survey of more than 1,200 members of the workforce showed a strong Facebook presence.