LinkedIn is the social media enigma, the one social media site that seems to have a profoundly stronger impact on companies than it does on its users. For people looking for jobs, LinkedIn is still just one part of a very difficult process. But for recruiters? It’s a gold mine. It is changing the world of recruiting, and the metamorphosis is just beginning.
For simplicity LinkedIn can be described as ‘Facebook for professionals’. Funny definition right? Yes, its intentional… If you are a professional and you want to be known for what you are good at, then you need a LinkedIn professional profile today. As more people sign-up on LinkedIn, it is becoming a data-rich talent pool for professionals today.
The editors at Masters In Human Resources Degree Guide decided to research how LinkedIn is revolutionizing the world of recruiting and they came up with the infographic below, have a good read
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