Tweet your way into a new job.
Adecco Group North America Launches Jobontwitter.com & Jobsalertontwitter.com, p roviding Tweeters with unparalleled access to the best career opportunities.
(MELVILLE , NY ) May 27, 2009 – As Twitter.com quickly rises as one of the most popular and influential information sharing and social networking sites, the North American division of Adecco Group, the world's largest recruitment and workforce solutions provider (Twitter.com/Adeccogroup), joins in on the conversation in order to make the job search process easier for the millions of Americans that are currently unemployed. In March and April 2009, while the national unemployment rate rose to 8.9%, Twitter.com quadrupled in size to 17 million visitors with ‘unemployment' registering as one of the most popular trending topics. Jobontwitter.com and Jobsalertontwitter.com features live automatic feeds of open job listings in every region of the country.
Tweeters can choose which jobs they follow according to their industry. Adecco Group North America encompasses career opportunities coming from Adecco General Staffing and Ajilon Professional Staffing which collectively employ over 16,000 new people each day and employ over 500,000 workers each year. Twitter.com/Adeccogroup also features insights on the job market, commentary on the latest workforce trends and tips for job seekers and employers from Tig Gilliam, CEO, Adecco Group North America .
“The growth of social networking sites like Twitter have revolutionized how people start and engage in dialogue with others as well as find and share information,” said Tig Gilliam, CEO, Adecco Group North America. “With unemployment continuing to rise, we know that now more than ever it is important to provide job seekers with real-time, customized access to career opportunities. Twitter's reach combined with our unparalleled access to employment opportunities creates a win-win scenario for both our clients who are looking for top talent as well as job seekers who are looking for the very best career options.”
Tweeters can access open positions on Jobontwitter.com and Jobsalertontwitter.com in most skill-sets, including: accounting, administrative, call center, customer service, engineering, finance, healthcare, human resources, industrial, information technology, legal, management, marketing, medical & scientific operations, sales and warehousing.