Twitter takes on LinkedIn’s job market

Twitter has launched its new European job fair along with its hashtag #YourJob, along with 50 major UK businesses. Big names such as British Gas, John Lewis, Boots and many more and with the summit kicking off today career advice are on offer when you use the hashtag.

If you are hunting for a job you are encouraged to tweet questions to employers throughout the day. Joe Billingham, director of the National Careers Service, said “The National Careers Service is delighted to support the Twitter Job Fair to bring together people seeking work with employers and with people that can offer advice and guidance on how to start, develop and enhance your career.”

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Looks like Twitter is not only a micro-blogging site anymore, LinkedIn is the only social media platform when it comes to the job market, so is Twitter about to step on its toes with the new #YourJob move?

Do you think Twitter’s new service can find you a job?

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The Twitter British job fair could hit LinkedIn hard if all goes well, because LinkedIn as we all know are the most dominant in this field.

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