Job Search Advice: Tip 2
Corecom Consulting can help you plan your career and support you in finding your next role. To give you some things to think about, we have put together some tips to help you with your planning:
There is a very high chance that a prospective employer will take a look at you on, for example, Facebook, prior to inviting you for an interview or offering you a role.
Did you know?
- 77% of employers use social media to search for candidates
- 20% of employers use social media to screen candidates
- 69% of employers have rejected candidates based on their social media activity
The top reasons for this include dishonesty about qualifications and/or experience, inappropriate profile content or pictures, negative comments about a previous employer/s, posts about drugs and/or alcohol and discrimination. So be careful about what you are posting and revisit your privacy settings if you want to keep your personal profiles and posts under wraps.