14 Tips on How to Use Twitter for Social Recruiting

Boolean Black Belt

Twitter’s been around for nearly 8 years and has always been popular in recruiting circles, but there are still plenty of recruiters who don’t use Twitter to its full potential or are simply new to using Twitter for recruiting. 6 Build Your Twitter Following.

How to Use Twitter for Recruiting: 5 Tips


It is no secret that Twitter is a popular social media platform for staying in touch with friends, but as its usage has increased, so has its capabilities in professional use. These days, Twitter is viewed by many businesses as a vital part of their marketing plan and a powerful tool for finding potential employees. Here are 5 tips on how to use Twitter for recruiting. If you own a business, then you will want to seriously consider using Twitter for recruiting purposes.

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Finding Talent Using Twitter Search (Infographic)

Social Talent

Unfortunately, although Twitter is now the second most popular social network to search for candidates after LinkedIn, many recruiters and sourcers still shy away from using it. The post Finding Talent Using Twitter Search (Infographic) appeared first on Social Talent.

How to: Use Twitter for Recruiting (Infographic)

Social Talent

Why is Twitter important for recruiters? 35% of Fortune 500 companies have a dedicated Twitter account for recruiting purposes – and they tweet between 1-3 times a day. Make your Twitter recruiting account a go-to destination for potential candidates.

Employer Branding: Using Social Media to Boost your Brand

Speaker: Audra Knight, Recruitment Operations Manager, Tenable

In this webinar, Audra Knight, Recruitment Operations Manager at Tenable, will help you optimize your company presence on the big three – Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Social Media is a powerful way to boost your brand.

7 FREE Twitter Products for Serious Social Recruiters

Social Talent

Twitter is now the second most popular social network among recruiters and sourcers the world over. New research also shows that Twitter is becoming increasingly popular with job seekers too. Twitter Analytics. This is where Twitter Analytics can help.

Top 10 Twitter Tips for Newbies (Infographic)

Social Talent

I am, of course, talking about Twitter. We’ve been huge fans of Twitter for years in Social Talent and we’ve been advocating it’s use as a recruiting tool for the last 5 years. You should be using Twitter. Infographic Social Media Twitter how to use twitter

Sourcing Hacks: Two Surefire Ways to Find Candidates on Twitter

Social Talent

If you’re anything like us, you probably have Twitter open on your computer from the minute you get into work until you shut up shop at the end of the day. But have you ever actually used Twitter to source candidates for your open roles? Using Boolean on Twitter.

11 HR Professionals to Follow on Twitter

Glassdoor for Employers

Industry Trends HR Human Resources professionals Recruiting TwitterIf you are part of the Human Resources (HR) world, looking to grow your network, and stay up to date on industry.

5 Ways to Engage Talent on Twitter

Social Talent

The second and final part of our Social Recruiting series is on Twitter recruitment. Twitter has recently just celebrated its 10th anniversary and to say it has evolved in that time would be an understatement! So what are these tactics you can use on Twitter?

9 Twitter Accounts Every Recruiter Should Start Following in 2016

Social Talent

Start your 2016 the right way by following some great people on Twitter and adding their knowledge to your daily feed. Here’s our comprehensive list of the 9 Best Twitter Accounts Every Recruiter Should Start Following in 2016: 1. Social Media Twitter recruiter to follow twitter tips

How To Write A Twitter Bio

The Searchologist

How do I write my Twitter bio? It’s true, it’s not easy to write your Twitter bio. The post How To Write A Twitter Bio appeared first on The Searchologist.

5 Simple Twitter Tips for Recruiters

Undercover Recruiter

In the past I looked at recruiting with the use of Twitter as a throwaway. 5 Simple Twitter Tips for Recruiters. Recruiting Social Media Uncategorised candidates followers hashtags job seekers Recruiters Twitter Twitter Tips

A Recruiter's Guide to Twitter


Nearly a year ago I wrote a blog explaining what the average recruiter was like on Twitter, it can be found here , but in summary the average recruiter has 37 followers and really doesn’t get Twitter. Alternatively and probably easier you can search Twitter for Lists.

Want To Hire On Twitter Successfully?

The Searchologist

Over the last few months I’ve had the honour to travel to Sydney, Auckland & Amsterdam to speak at SOSU Sourcing Summits and to Dallas to speak at SourceCon, which has led to an uptick in my Twitter followers. So why not share this vital fact in their Twitter bios?

Twitter: 7 Things EVERY Recruiter Should Be Tweeting About

Social Talent

Have you resigned yourself to the fact that you’re ‘just not a Twitter person’? Sure, Twitter can be daunting if you’ve never used it before, but it can also be one of the best ways to build your personal brand and make a name for yourself in the recruitment industry.

Excellent New Twitter Talent Sourcing and Recruiting Tool

Boolean Black Belt

Do you leverage Twitter in your sourcing and recruiting efforts? If NO – I strongly recommend you read my 14 Tips on How to Use Twitter for Social Recruiting and see the two comments from Matt Chiasson. Twitter People Search: Tactics Cloud. Easy Twitter list search.

Want To Hire On Twitter Successfully?

The Searchologist

Over the last few months I’ve had the honour to travel to Sydney, Auckland & Amsterdam to speak at SOSU Sourcing Summits and to Dallas to speak at SourceCon, which has led to an uptick in my Twitter followers. The post Want To Hire On Twitter Successfully? Pass the 6-second test!

Is Twitter Dead for Recruiting?


The business media love to talk about Twitter, particularly regarding if and when it’ll be bought out. Social Media Management Twitter Featured

Twitter Is No Longer Optional For Recruiters And HR

Sirona Consulting

I am of course talking about the little blue bird, Twitter. I have been a huge fan of Twitter for years, and it is always my go-to social network when I pick up my iPhone. Monitoring – easily check what people are saying about you and your brand/company on Twitter.

How to: Search Followers of Other Twitter Accounts to Find Great Candidates

Social Talent

But when a particularly interesting Twitter-related query came in to us last week, we felt we needed to share the solution with you all. The question we were asked was: How can you search the followers of someone else’s or another company’s Twitter account?

7 Twitter Lists Clever Recruiters Use to Boost Their Recruiting Efforts

Social Talent

If you haven’t unlocked the power of Twitter lists, you are missing out on a powerful resource to help achieve your recruitment goals,” says Blogging4Jobs author, Audra Knight. Every Twitter user can create up to 1,000 lists and up to 5,000 members can be added to each of those lists.

Why NOT to Buy Twitter Followers (Some Essential Tips To Avoid!)

Social Talent

Here goes: On August 7th, 2013, I purchased 10,000 Twitter followers for the grand total of $10.00. Before the experiment, I was a happy-go-lucky member of Twitter, listening and tweeting away. Having 552 twitter followers was already a big deal! Because, you know, Twitter.

5 Recruiting Handles to Follow on Twitter

Glassdoor for Employers

Twitter has become an essential platform to engage with your audience, but it’s hard shine in an overwhelming sea of information, updates and refreshing timelines. Some companies, however, have mastered Twitter for recruiting, breaking out unique accounts devoted solely to talent acquisition.

Three New Twitter Announcements That Will Greatly Help Recruiters

Sirona Consulting

While Twitter haven’t gone that far (yet), they have made some superb additions with Vine (short videos) and Periscope (live video streaming within. a Twitter feed), as well as now making some significant changes to their messaging. Thank you Twitter!

The Recruiter’s Guide to: Creating the Ultimate Twitter Bio

Social Talent

What does your Twitter bio say about you? Your bio is one of the major factors that people take into consideration when deciding whether or not to follow you on Twitter, but it’s even more important than that. You’re allowed to change your Twitter description as often as you like.

How To Use Twitter For Recruiting


With over 302 million active monthly users, Twitter continues to be one of the most invaluable resources for staffing and recruiting companies. In this informative infographic, we share best practices for recruiters on how to use Twitter to reach active candidates.

How to: Create Visuals For A Twitter Job Search

Social Talent

And shared it exactly one time on your Twitter account? Where I can help is by showing you how to craft a perfect job post to share on Twitter, using visuals. Because most of the job posts on Twitter I saw are terrible, probably get ignored and waste your time!

July Twitter Video Chat: The Biggest Recruiting Issues Right Now

The Hiring Site

Eastern, our friendly team of talent advisors — Tim Sackett , Jennifer McClure , Steve Browne and CareerBuilder’s Kassandra Barnes — will get together to discuss this topic in our monthly Talent Advisor Twitter video chat, led by moderator Laurie Ruettimann.

6 UAE Recruitment Agencies That You NEED To Follow On Twitter Now

Social Talent

Today, we’re looking at the major movers and shakers in the region that are rocking it on Twitter right now! The Twitter account to support the Middle East’s #1 job site, Bayt.com reflects just how popular this website is, with a hugely impressive near-130,000 followers!

How automation ruins Twitter list building!

The Searchologist

Why can’t I automate my Twitter list building? Creating a Twitter list based on somebody’s (potentially one off) use of a hashtag will only lead to a low quality list and that’s pointless, especially if you’re using Twitter lists for talent pooling.

Recruit Effectively on Twitter


Leverage your corporate and personal Twitter accounts to share hot jobs and drive referrals

5 Recruitment Bloggers in Australia to Follow on Twitter

Social Talent

Today we’re sharing our five favourite recruitment bloggers in Australia that you need to be following on Twitter. Follow Greg Savage on Twitter here. Follow Nicole Underwood on Twitter here. Follow Alli Polin on Twitter here. Follow Mark Pearce on Twitter here.

Can’t Follow More than 2000 People on Twitter? Here’s How to Get Over the Hump

Stacy Zapar

Are you a Twitter newbie who jumped right in and started following a bunch of folks? Perhaps you’ve been on Twitter a while but are just now getting to the point where Twitter suddenly won’t let you follow anyone else. It’s because you’ve reached the 2000 Follow Limit on Twitter.

8 USA Recruitment Agencies That You NEED to Follow on Twitter Now

Social Talent

A few weeks ago, we listed the 6 UAE Recruitment Agencies that you should follow on Twitter and because we got such a great response, we thought it would only be right to continue our tour of the globe and shine a spotlight on the USA recruitment agencies this time around!

Finding Talent Using Twitter Search (Infographic)

Sirona Consulting

For many people in recruitment, talent and HR, Twitter still proves to be a social media platform many simply shy away from. To make it easier to understand the options for using Twitter for talent searching I have created an infographic with all the relevant search terms you can use.

May Twitter Video Chat: Candidate Behavior

The Hiring Site

On Tuesday, April 26 th , between 12 and 12:45 our friendly team of talent advisors — Laurie Ruettimann , Jennifer McClure , Tim Sackett , Steve Browne, Neil Morrison , and special guest Rosemary Haefner — will get together to discuss this topic in our monthly Talent Advisor Twitter video chat.

5 Ways to Recruit More Effectively on Twitter


Welcome to the second in our three part series on using LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook for social recruiting. Today we’ll turn our attentions to a series of steps you should take on Twitter. Be Clear About Your Twitter Strategy and How It’ll Convert.

How To Make Twitter Work for Talent Acquisition.

Recruiting Daily

There’s no denying that I love Twitter. Recently, I can’t help but notice that a lot of people are trying to shoehorn their “usual” talent acquisition strategies into Twitter’s framework, and I can already tell you this: It’s not going to work. And I know a lot of you do, too.