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Recruiting My Friends

♫ “I get by with a little help from my friends.” 

Employee referrals are the top source of hire. In fact, 88% of employers say employee referrals are the #1 source of ‘above average candidates. Social networks of changed how employee referrals function.  The influential person needs to DM, Facebook Message, or LinkedIn message the right talent at the time. Learn the stats of employee referrals with the help of The Beatles: Recruiting My Friends  Learn more about Social Recruiting & read the Social Media Recruiting Blog.

David Smooke

David Smooke was the Director of Content Marketing and Social Media at SmartRecruiters and is the Founder of ArtMap Inc & AMI Publications.