What you say online does matter

We do it thoughtlessly, a comment here and there, a tweet about how drunk we are and pictures on Facebook showing our latest escapeds.

Social Intelligence Corp is taking away the fun or helping recruiters, whatever your take is. The company scours social networks, video sites, blogs and wikis on behalf of recruiters. Worse the Federal Trade Commission ruled that the firm was within the law in keeping the results of its searches for seven years.

Best to keep your online presence clean, think of it as your CV as it were. Pseudonyms don’t matter as well. The company uses software to match them to job applicants.

Posted with WordPress for BlackBerry.

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One Comment on “What you say online does matter”

  1. […] have blogged about how Social Media Corp unearths your online presence for recruiters. What shocks me though is that for a large number of Facebook profiles, the services of Social […]


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