67% of Canadian execs see professional networking sites useful

Of 100 senior Canadian executives interviewed by Robert Half International, 67% said they thought professional networking sites were useful for recruiting new employees, and 25% said they thought social networking sites like Facebook would be useful. In the US, 62% said professional networking sites were useful for recruiting new employees, and 35% said social networking [...]

Of 100 senior Canadian executives interviewed by Robert Half International, 67% said they thought professional networking sites were useful for recruiting new employees, and 25% said they thought social networking sites like Facebook would be useful. In the US, 62% said professional networking sites were useful for recruiting new employees, and 35% said social networking sites were useful.