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BizReport | Search Marketing February 21, 2017

Two-thirds of ad execs Google prospective employees

When hiring, have you Googled an applicant and made a decision based on what you found? You are not alone, according to research into hiring behaviors within the marketing industry. ... >>

BizReport | Trends & Ideas archives September 16, 2016

Firms not making their brand values known to prospective employees

Businesses in the UK are missing out on attracting top talent by failing to promote their company's values to prospective candidates, according to new research from LinkedIn.... >>

BizReport | Trends & Ideas archives February 15, 2016

Young employees in UK lacking necessary digital skills for business environment

Young Brits may have grown up with technology at their fingertips and be digitally savvy but, according to new research by YouGov commissioned by Capgemini UK, they are lacking the knowledge and experience needed to apply those skills to the... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing November 18, 2013

Social media used by recruiters to both find and reject candidates

A recent survey by recruitment firm reveals that social media is being used extensively by some recruiters to both find and reject suitable candidates.... >>

BizReport | Trends & Ideas archives October 16, 2013

Research reveals gender gap in top marketing positions

The gender balance among marketing professionals is marked. A whopping three-quarters employed in the industry are female yet, according to research among UK marketing professionals, leaving work in their 30s to have children has a significant effect on women's salaries... >>

BizReport | Internet May 17, 2013

Service industry occupations not safe from technology

For the last three decades or more, technology has swept aside manufacturing jobs. Robots and other computers and machines, controlled by software programs, build cars, consumer electronics and drive other manufacturing processes far faster and more efficiently than humans ever... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing April 16, 2013

78% of Australian SMB marketers plan increase in social media use

A recent survey in Australia of more than 200 small businesses found that over three-quarters plan to spend more time and energy on social media activity over the coming 12 months. ... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing March 16, 2012

Tech firms reject job applicants because of social media profiles

What goes online, stays online, and your online social profile could be what is stopping you getting a job. Eurocom Worldwide's 2012 technology market survey reveals that one in five technology industry executives have rejected a job applicant because of... >>

BizReport | Internet March 15, 2012

Study reveals less deception in LinkedIn resumes

Businesses looking to recruit new staff can have more faith in the legitimacy of resumes presented on LinkedIn accounts than traditional offline or private formats, according to a new study from Cornell University.... >>

BizReport | Internet September 01, 2010

Germany bans Facebook as employee screening tool

Many employers are using social networks to screen prospective recruits, but for firms in Germany, a country with some of the toughest privacy laws in the world, this is no longer an avenue they can go down. ... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing August 19, 2010

Social media supplements recruitment strategies

Businesses can supplement their recruitment strategies by using social media, according to CareerBuilder, providing they acknowledge the needs of job seekers and provide the information and feedback they require.... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing May 04, 2009

U.S. military turns to social tools to find tomorrow's soldiers

The U.S. military is reaching out to "tomorrow's soldiers" by involving themselves in the technology their targets are using to communicate and inform themselves - social networks and social messaging services.... >>

BizReport | Mobile Marketing November 13, 2008

British commandos target movie-goers by mobile phone

Britain's military elite, The Royal Marines, are driving recruitment by targeting cinema-goers with a mobile marketing campaign integrated with cinema advertising and offline user engagement.... >>

BizReport | Trends & Ideas archives April 17, 2008

Recruitment advertisers look to online video

Online recruitment advertising is becoming especially popular with job and employer-related websites, according to new research from Borrell Associates.... >>

BizReport | Trends & Ideas archives September 28, 2006

Executives Discover MySpace as a Recruitment Tool

ITbusinessedge reports that several large companies, including Deloitte are running successful recruitment campaigns on >>