Online Job Searches Get a Rise
With this economy causing more and more layoffs, career sites are growing rapidly. SimplyHired has jumped 161% between December 2007 to December 2008.
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By far, LinkedIn is the highest social networking site for candidates. According to eMarketer, 80% of US companies searching for staff used LinkedIn, while Facebook is second with a mere 36% in April 2008.
Source: eMarketer, February 5 2009