Social Media Archive
Does the number of endorsements matter on LinkedIn?Posted on April 18, 2014Some people believe that LinkedIn members with more endorsements get higher ranked in search results. There’s only one way to find out: testing!
The future of Online Job Application formsPosted on December 23, 2013A job application will be just a click on a button in the future. Responding without the need to fill in an job application form. Why? Read more about it here.
How can the recruitment advertising industry make the most of Google+?Posted on June 21, 2013Given the competitive nature of the recruitment industry, most recruiters are already aware of the fact that they need to make the most of social networking sites in order to remain competitive and generate favourable results for their clients. Despite, many recruiters being aware of the majority of social networking […]
Everything you want to know about LinkedIn – Facts & Figures 2013Posted on January 22, 2013Last week LinkedIn announced officially that they have over 200 million members worldwide. But what are the trends? How often is this online network really visited? By whom? And how many companies use this site? LinkedIn Global Stats 2013 Let’s have a deep dive again in the global LinkedIn statistics […]
Jobs move from websites to Social Media. Monster stops with Monster Employment IndexPosted on January 11, 2013It was inevitable, but nevertheless it is a sign of the times that Monster will no longer be producing the monthly Monster Employment Index (MEI) reports. The official announcement, released on 9th of Januari 2013, reads: Starting this month, we will no longer be producing the monthly Monster Employment Index […]
Warning: This video contains mind blowing Social Media StatisticsPosted on November 8, 2012It’s back again! Here’s the 4th version of the world’s most watched social media video series “Social Media Revolution”. This version uses new energetic music. Social Media Video 2013: Social Media Revolution 4 was written by international best selling author and keynote speaker Erik Qualman. This version contains the Fatboy […]
LinkedIn Talent Brand Index explained and discussedPosted on October 30, 2012Is this index a smart sales tool for LinkedIn Account Executives to sell more professional solutions, such as career pages and jobs, that should be ignored? Or a free and reliable way of scoring your Employer Brand against industry peers that makes other (expensive) surveys obsolete?
LinkedIn Talent Connect Europe 2012 Key Takeaways (#intalent)Posted on October 28, 2012Wow, what a week it was. First I went to TruLondon6, the excellent unconference (un)organised by Bill Boorman, then to LinkedIn Talent Connect and an exclusive lunch meeting with Mike Gamson, SVP Global Solutions and Ariel Eckstein, MD EMEA at LinkedIn. I have enough information to write dozens of articles […]
Does Social Recruitment Monitor rank the best pages?Posted on October 17, 2012No, but the new Social Recruitment Monitor does contain an interesting list of Facebook Career Pages from the Top 200 firms in the world. According to its press release: The Social Recruitment Monitor is the world’s first online tool to accurately measure and rank the social media recruitment activities of […]
BREAKING: The Complete New LinkedIn Profile (full webpage screenshot)Posted on October 16, 2012LinkedIn revealed today the next generation LinkedIn Profile! It promises: Simplified editing, Build relationships, Rich insights. No big changes but much more visual attractive. Starting roll out today. What do you think of this new design? UPDATE 16/10: My profile is already visible in the new layout! If you don’t […]