Your Facebook profile can sink your job hunt if prospective
employers find red flags on there. But NOT having a profile can hurt you just
as much. According to "Forbes," HR departments around the country are
worried about hiring people who AREN'T on Facebook...because that makes them
Every day, people miss out on jobs because potential
employers see something on their Facebook profile that's a red flag. But
apparently some people are missing out on jobs because of an even BIGGER
Facebook issue...not having a profile at all.
According to "Forbes," plenty of HR departments
around the country are worried about hiring people who AREN’T on
Facebook...because that makes them seem "suspicious."
Since Facebook is so popular and widespread, not having a
profile makes it seem like you are hiding something.
And that's not the only time when you can miss out by not
having a Facebook profile. A reporter on Slate.come says single people without
Facebook might miss out on DATES...again, because it's just too suspicious not
to have a profile.
I guess, if you don't have a Facebook yet (gasp), you better
get one! Unless of course, you have something to hide...