Search This Blog

Friday, December 11, 2009

Recruitment via Social networks

Here's what I found on Workforce.com

A Social Networking Solution for Retail Recruiting’s ChallengesCommentary - By Mike Dwyer

Take it from someone who once had to rely on weekly job fairs in strip malls to fill open positions at a fast-growing chain: There’s a better way to hire, thanks to the unlimited recruiting potential of social media’s holy trinity—Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

Read the full article here - http://www.workforce.com/archive/feature/26/81/90/index.php

2 comments:

Deepu said...

Do companies in India bother to do a social media check-up of recruits? What's your take on it?

Anish Aravind said...

I know about a few companies who do social media and general search (Google) at various stage of hiring process. At present this may be restricted to IT / ITES companies .. Most progressive minded Recruitment consultants sport a linkedin account as their USP