The 'Job Screening with Social Networking' Infographic Stuns All

By: Marriska Fernandes - Published: • References: reppler and mashable
For all of those who thought social media was simply fun and frivolous, the 'Job Screening with Social Networking' infographic is about to shock you.

The statistics are eye-opening as the survey reveals that 91% (yep, you read that right) of employers use social networking sites to screen their prospective employees. 69% even rejected a candidate because of what they saw on a social media site, with 11% of those rejections due to inappropriate photos and comments. Let this be a lesson that you must be aware of what you post on social networking sites; gone are the days of friendly, intimate online interactions, ushering in an age of calculated social networking.