Tag Archive: The World of Facebook

Facebook: 10 Years of Social Network Domination

February 14, 2014 4:28 pm Published by Joy Galia Meyouhas

“Happy birthday, Facebook!” Hard to believe that 10 years ago, Facebook was still in school. Now, 10 year’s later, it’s all grown up and really involved in career growth. (Even CEO Mark Zuckerberg has gotten into recruiting on the platform!) In honor of this “10 year reunion,” let’s take a...

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Visual Storytelling: How to Recruit on Social Media with Pictures

December 12, 2013 5:49 pm Published by Kristen Smith

If you’re a forward-thinking recruiter or employer, you may have already had the foresight to start using your jobs as content on your social media channels—from hashtagged tweets to Facebook updates—however, an effective social recruitment strategy doesn’t simply involve a one-way broadcast of job titles and keywords.  Social media is...

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Who Are You on Facebook?

December 11, 2013 7:08 pm Published by Timothy Savage

     Facebook is now the internet. We are all on there. No one is left out. Yet despite the increase in the number of people on the network, Facebook has increasingly become a small town referral network for business and jobs. People want to hire someone that they know...

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One More Reason that Facebook is a Great Platform for Recruiters and Jobseekers

December 6, 2013 5:26 pm Published by Kristen Smith

Facebook is getting more recruiter- and jobseeker-friendly every day.  A few months back, Facebook started prompting users to fill out their profile data in order to provide users with a better, more customized experience. As we’ve seen, not only does profile data help advertisers target users with relevant content, but...

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Now You Can Source Talent from a 1.1 Billion Person Talent Pool on Facebook

October 7, 2013 3:48 pm Published by Stéphane Le Viet

Facebook, the world’s largest social network, is already known to companies and organizations as a fantastic place for building and spreading an employer brand, and, through Facebook Pages and job advertising, it continues to prove an optimal channel for sourcing and recruiting passive talent.  For months, Facebook has been improving...

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Sourcing the Best Candidates with Graph Search

August 27, 2013 4:01 pm Published by Kristen Smith

We’ve known for a long time that Facebook has all of the ingredients for a successful recruiting strategy. Every day, Facebook seems to make it easier for the cream to rise to the top.  When Graph Search was officially launched for all of Facebook’s US members a few weeks ago,...

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Graph Searches from Facebook Pages

August 19, 2013 4:02 pm Published by Bill Boorman

I got a sneak look at Work4’s new Graph Search tool that has come out in Beta. Sourcers have long been seeking a way to plug the gap between active sourcing and the millions of Facebook users. What we have learned is that Facebook takes more of a long term...

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Why You Must Be Recruiting on Facebook–Right Now!

August 15, 2013 4:00 pm Published by Kristen Smith

[youtube=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b25e9OMyp9g&feature=youtu.be”] Are you recruiting on Facebook yet? Why not? With millions of professionals making Facebook their home for everything from receiving updates from friends and family to expanding their professional networks and connecting with companies, there is every reason for recruiters to begin making or strengthening their connections through the...

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