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Kicking the Social Media Addiction

July 30, 2012 7:02 pm Published by John Feldmann

We all know the power social media has held over the world of online recruiting and job searching in the past few years. Its presence has been ubiquitous. Any time a question arises involving the future of recruiting, social media is usually part of the answer. For example, last fall,...

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Creating an Olympic-Level Recruiting Strategy

July 27, 2012 7:12 pm Published by Géraldine Slevin

As we get geared up for the Olympic opening ceremonies later today, it’s hard not to think about the implications of a huge worldwide event like this for the business world–in our case, the world of social recruiting. And without stretching (as tempting as that might be), it seems like...

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5 Things to Post on Facebook If You Don’t Want a Job

July 23, 2012 7:16 pm Published by Steven Rothberg

This is the first post in our Social Recruiting Guest blogger series, during which we’ll be bringing you different perspectives from many different players in the social recruiting world. Look out for posts over the next several weeks to stay in the loop! There must be tens or even hundreds...

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Sumser talks Facebook Recruiting

July 20, 2012 7:18 pm Published by Bill Boorman

I’ve been friends with John Sumser of HRx Analysts since we first met three years ago in Toronto. We speak quite often. We sometimes agree; we usually argue the finer points of everything. It’s one of those relationships where you feel comfortable disagreeing in order to arrive at a deeper...

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Introducing Work for Us mobile!

July 17, 2012 7:20 pm Published by Matthew Brown

An excellent mobile experience is key to Facebook’s continued success: each month, 350+ million people access Facebook from a mobile device, while 33% of Facebook’s traffic comes from mobile. As the #1 recruiting solution on Facebook, we’ve seen big increases in mobile traffic to our clients’ Facebook career pages over...

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The Break-Up: Lessons from GM and Facebook

July 16, 2012 7:28 pm Published by Geraldine Slevin

It’s been a bit of an emotional rollercoaster for Facebook and GM over the past couple of months. In late May, the auto manufacturing giant cut the $10 million it spends per year on Facebook advertising, citing a lack of successful results/ROI from its Facebook campaign. Some speculated that GM...

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Top Five Takeaways from #FbBiz

July 5, 2012 7:36 pm Published by Mike Cotter

On June 22, Work4 Labs hosted the first ever Facebook for Business Conference at the Sorbonne in Paris. We were thrilled to welcome over two-hundred high-tech entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and journalists to have breakfast, get to know each other, and listen to five excellent speakers. (We also filmed it. Check...

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