Facebook users who talked more with close friends regarding job hunts and job opportunities were much more likely to find employment than those who tended to reach out to acquaintances.
LinkedIn put together this infographic to illustrate how in less than six months, 1 billion endorsements have been given out on the network.
80% of agencies and production companies pointed to user experience (UX) as a major (45%) or minor (35%) talent gap among clients.
52 percent of job seekers incorporate the social network into their job searches.
Last year, 93% of recruiters placed a candidate using LinkedIn.
82.6% of recruiters said they planned to use LinkedIn more than they did already.
Recruiters focus on name, current title and company, current position start and end dates, previous title & company, position start & end dates.
The highest percentage of employees said that CEOs’ use of social media was most effective at raising the brand’s profile.
Average email read rates around the world were less than 17% in Q4 2012, slightly down from a year earlier.
Eighty-eight percent of arts organizations post job openings online and on social media.