Job hunting in this current market is no easy feat. There aren’t that many jobs out there at the moment and consequently there is a lot of competition for the ones that are there. You have to stand out, and you have to avoid stupid mistakes. Chances are you’re committing one right now as you read this by flicking between this blog and your Facebook page. That’s right, did you know that 66% of employers will check a potential employees Facebook page? You didn’t know that, did you? Right now it’s 66%, but you can be certain that it’s going to increase as far as 80% to 90% within 10 years.
Read this infographic as it details a lot of information about what exactly employers are looking for and what you should definitely be avoiding. There are loads of things you can do to make yourself more attractive to potential employers and that involves cleaning up your social media use as well as adding certain items that will make you glow and stand out from the hoi polloi.
Use Social Media To Improve Your Job Search is an infographic that was produced by Gumtree