Job-seekers, clean up your social network profiles. Somebody is watching you.
Ninety-two percent of recruiters tap social networks to find new hires, according to the Jobvite 2012 Social Recruiting survey. And, 73 percent have successfully hired a candidate through social media. The network with the most successful hires? LinkedIn, according to 89 percent of respondents.
Here’s the breakdown of the top social media sites used by recruiters:
- LinkedIn: 93 percent
- Facebook: 66 percent
- Twitter: 54 percent
- Personal blogs: 21 percent
- Google +: 20 percent
- YouTube: 19 percent
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