Are The People You Want To Hire Findable On The Internet?

I noticed this video created by Simply Zesty and posted on Mashable this morning. 

Some of these statistics show exactly why it’s impossible to ignore social networks and the internet in general when it comes to tracking down people with the skills you need to hire. 

85% of the UK population is online

64% have a profile on a social network

Out of those people online, one in four write a blog!

Take a look for yourself:

 

About TheSourceress

Katharine Robinson has written 98 post(s) for this blog.

Katharine (aka TheSourceress) began sourcing in April 2008 with a small Executive Search business specialising in Renewable Energy and, in March 2010, won the title of Grandmaster Sourcer at SourceCon in San Diego. Katharine has also worked in-house with Capgemini Consulting and is now working as a Freelance Consultant and Trainer.

Katharine (aka TheSourceress) began sourcing in April 2008 with a small Executive Search business specialising in Renewable Energy and, in March 2010, won the title of Grandmaster Sourcer at SourceCon in San Diego. Katharine has also worked in-house with Capgemini Consulting and is now working as a Freelance Consultant and Trainer.