Newest Social Medium Has Recruiters a-Twitter

Fox, Adrienne
December 2009
HR Magazine;Dec2009, Vol. 54 Issue 12, Special section p30
The article discusses the use of social networking site Twitter among recruiters. According to the author, the direct-sourcing approach to recruiting using Twitter involves searching bios for keywords and geography. Twitter's advanced search engine and user-created tools can identify individuals who have specific skills or are tweeting about those skills. Recruiters can post job opportunities on Twithire.com or JobShouts.com.


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