My recent article, “Big Five Personality Traits Reflected in Job Applicants’ Social Media Postings,” coauthored by Drs. Lori Foster Thompson and Adam Meade, was featured on American Public Media’s Marketplace Tech. American Public Media’s Marketplace, a daily news source on business and economics, airs on NPR. Lori delivers the take-home message of “employers beware,” the attractiveness of Facebook as a pre-employment screening tool needs to be approached with caution; good applicants are likely being weeded out by this screening tactic.
Facebook Research Featured on NPR
Posted on July 3, 2013 // Leave a Comment