How Job Seekers Use Social Media to Find a Job
According to Jobvite, one in six job seekers found their last job through a social network, and more than half of job seekers in the U.S. have used social media to look for work in the past year.
For people who used social media to find their last job:
- 88% used LinkedIn
- 71% used Twitter
- 63% used Facebook
For the most active users of social media, 28% found their last job through social networking, and 85% of those did so via Facebook.
Infographic below from Jobvite:
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