Relational IT Blog - Personal Branding

Advance your career through social networking sites – Part2 How to Land a Job on Facebook

May 24, 2012 - , Founder & CEO, Career Advice,Personal Branding,Social Recruitment , , , ,

Did you know that in as little as 10 minutes of browsing through your Facebook profile that an interested person can predict how you’ll perform in the workplace? Yes, this concept was recently presented in a new study published in the Journal of Applied Social Psychology. Therefore, it’s a fact of life today as Facebook gains more importance in the recruitment process that more and more employers are reviewing Facebook profiles when screening potential new hires. Some employment agencies are actually offering this service to employers, calling it social media screening. Moreover, a Jobvite study shows that … Read More

Social Media Evaluation for Candidates

May 11, 2012 - , Founder & CEO, Career Advice,Personal Branding,Social Recruitment , , , , , ,

As recruiting professionals working in the technology sector, we are extraordinarily aware of the importance of social media in recruitment strategies. This is true for both recruiters and candidates. As a candidate for a career move, are you taking full advantage of what social media can do for you? To be effective recruiters of people for our clients, we are actively involved in social media activity each day. We update our Facebook and Twitter accounts with news, career advice, and open positions and we continually qualify prospective candidates for our new opportunities. Social media enables us to quickly … Read More