What Social Recruiting is and is not

Crawford Thomas Recruiting Blog

After writing about “Social Recruiting: Social Media Use and Misuse” it seemed like maybe a little bit more of a definition was in order. Although wikipedia defines social recruiting as: a concept at the intersection of recruitment and the embryonic field of social media. The visual below from the RecruitingBlogs.com seemed a little more helpful.


There is a definite wave about “Social Recruiting” in the air which needs a proper understanding, strategy and implication rather than blanket usage. It’s imperative that we understand the real power of Social Recruiting with a broader spectrum than just a short sighted approach.

via What Social Recruiting is and What it is not – RecruitingBlogs.

Crawford Thomas RecruitingWhat Social Recruiting is and is not