This poll was inspired by a recent survey.
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16% of job seekers found jobs via social media
One of the interesting results of Jobvite's Social Job Seeker Survey 2011 was the above statistic.
- LinkedIn has over 100 million users
- Twitter likely has over 300 millions users
- Facebook has over 800 million users
When you put these numbers together, you realize that either many, many people have still not begun using social media for their job search, or if they are, they're not yet getting results.
One of the first steps in job searching with social media is to actually tell your social network that you're available.
So what about you: if you're currently job seeking, have you told your social networks?
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