Online and video CVs trends predict that the world of recruiting has now gone digital. Not only recruiters are going online in search of new talent, but also more and more job-seekers have started using social media as their favourite job-hunting tool and it’s working! In fact, studies have even shown that 1 out of 6 people find a job by utilising various social networking sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter!
This infographic by the Washington State University offers some very useful tips in regards to finding a job by ‘going digital’ and presents actual statistics on how social media can make your job hunting a lot easier.
If you are currently looking for a job, what you need to do is make the most out of social media and ensure that your profile is always up to date. If this is the first impression you are making on potential employers you want to look as professional as possible!