Best of 2015: What’s So Wrong With Recruiting On Facebook? By @WinningImpress

Dec 31, 2015

Editor’s note: For the rest of the holiday season, we’ll be sharing the top SourceCon posts of 2015. Here’s a post from Katrina Collier.

Did you know that recently Facebook had 1 billion users log in on the one day? That’s a staggering 1/3rd of all Internet users and 2/3rds of their own users all in the one place at the one time.

So why aren’t you fishing in this pond?

As a seasoned social recruiting trainer the excuses I usually hear are along the lines of it’s personal, it’s creepy, people won’t like it, we’re not allowed access (staggering in 2015!), my CEO is scared of it, and so on.