The Use of Social Network Sites as an E-Recruitment Tool

  title={The Use of Social Network Sites as an E-Recruitment Tool},
  author={Yioula Melanthiou and Fotis Pavlou and Eleni Constantinou},
  journal={Journal of Transnational Management},
  pages={31 - 49}
The purpose of this article is to present an initial exploratory investigation on e-recruiting and the role of social network sites (hereafter SNSs) during the process. Particularly, the aim is to identify if companies use social media during their recruitment processes to attract and screen applicants. Three critical elements guided the research: the use of social media to attract and screen applicants; the legal implication of e-recruitment and social network screening; and the possibility of… 
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