The Big Story: Social media - The future of recruitment?

by 10 Jun 2011

Social media has had a massive impact on the way we communicate and network with others. Its impact on recruitment has been no less profound. In this HCTV Big Story we talk to Steve Barham, director of LinkedIn’s hiring solutions in Australia and New Zealand, about how it’s allowing recruiters to target passive job candidates and previously untapped markets. But while technology has changed the game, some things remain the same – as BBC Worldwide Australia’s HR director, David Bowsher and Jobwire’s CEO Jeff Thompson make clear.