What is the best social network to visit when you're looking for a new job?
You probably said LinkedIn, right? Well, Facebook wants to give LinkedIn a run for its money when it comes to hiring by making it easier than ever for employers and prospective employees to connect. But how is it doing that?
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So what exactly is going on? Jessica Guynn has some background:
Facebook is getting into the job market...the giant social network...has created tools for businesses to post job openings and for job seekers to hunt for new gigs.
The...features are aimed at small and midsized businesses that typically struggle to find the right people to hire, particularly part-time and hourly workers, targeting a weak spot for LinkedIn.
And how does it work? Saqib Shah has those details: