Tag Archives: social media

CV-Library sponsor Social Media Graduate Recruitment Conference & Awards

CV-Library are proud to share that we’re sponsoring the Social Media (SoMe) Graduate Recruitment Conference & Awards 2014, taking place next month. In it’s third year, the annual conference is designed to help enhance recruitment drives through social media and … Continue reading

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Why Job Boards and Job Fairs Are Best

Throughout October, CV-Library have been running wild on The Jobs Fair’s Facebook page as part of the October Takeover – but not it’s time to say goodbye… Or is it? We’re pleased to announce that we’ll be extending the takeover … Continue reading

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White Paper: Job Boards In The Digital Age

We’ve put together a new white paper looking at how job boards are reacting to recent job seeker trends and constant developments to the online world. Focusing on mobile and social media usage, Job Boards In The Digital Age: Mobile … Continue reading

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CV-Library’s Candidate Highlights

During the last 12 months the CV-Library team has continued to work hard to ensure we offer UK job seekers the best platform possible for starting their job hunt. We aim to make the tough task of finding a new … Continue reading

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Candidates: Beware of Your Online ‘Social Shadow’

If you’re in the middle of your job search, it’s likely that you’ll have already primed your CV and begun searching for appropriate roles. However, even the savviest job seekers may forget about the online footprints displaying their personal life, … Continue reading

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Recruiters: Be Courteous to Your Applicants or Beware of PR Nightmares

While you’re checking out a potential employee’s online footprint to ensure they’re every bit the professional they appear to be, they’re likely to be checking out yours too. That sour taste left in an unsuccessful applicant’s mouth from your last … Continue reading

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Why Social Media Doesn’t Work for Recruitment

CV-Library has sponsored the latest article from Mark Stephens on asktheexperts.org.uk. Well, let me start of by saying that social media does work for recruitment, just not very well. Unfortunately it is so ineffective as a placement vehicle for the … Continue reading

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Finding the Right Staff When Expanding

Do you work for a growing business? If so, you’ll probably be starting to explore what recruitment platforms are available in today’s saturated market. The main portals worth exploring for any expanding company are: Traditional print advertising Yes, it still … Continue reading

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Twesume: The Future of Job Applications?

Social media gurus have coined the new term ‘twesume’ to explain how job seekers are now branching out and using social media to enhance their job searches. Twesume: a combination of ‘Twitter’ and ‘resume’; some suggest that in the fast … Continue reading

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Five Million CVs…Now What?

Lee Biggins, Managing Director at CV-Library: Recently CV-Library celebrated five million registered CVs on its established database, keeping our title as the UK’s fastest growing online job board and largest CV database. Recruiters are always asking us what our future … Continue reading

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