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.
It’s that time of year again, when college graduates accept their diplomas and join the real world, which, for most, entails searching for a job. Dan Finnigan, chief executive officer of Facebook and social recruitment platform Jobvite, has some tips for the class of 2012, and for job seekers in general.
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.