The recruiting landscape is changing rapidly, and professional recruiters are increasingly turning to social media to find quality talent. LinkedIn, the professional networking platform, has been described by the majority of recruiters as an extremely effective way of recruiting candidates. In fact, at the last count approximately 20,000 companies in the US alone were using LinkedIn for recruitment purposes.
Since it was founded in 2003, LinkedIn has become the platform of choice for both recruiters and professionals looking for work. While all social media sites bring their own unique strengths