Most popular methods of securing jobs among global workers as of September 2014

How did you secure your most recent job?

Most popular methods of securing jobs among global workers as of September 2014 This statistic shows the most popular methods of securing jobs according to workers worldwide as of September 2014. During the survey, 25 percent of respondents said that they used online job boards when they secured their most recent job.
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How did you secure your most recent job?

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Share of respondents
Online job boards25%
Word of mouth15%
Direct approach from employer/recruiter15%
Recruitment/staffing company/headhunter14%
Employee referral9%
Company website7%
Print advertisement3%
Social media site2%
College/university career services office or event2%
Networking event1%
Share of respondents
Online job boards25%
Word of mouth15%
Direct approach from employer/recruiter15%
Recruitment/staffing company/headhunter14%
Employee referral9%
Company website7%
Print advertisement3%
Social media site2%
College/university career services office or event2%
Networking event1%
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This statistic shows the most popular methods of securing jobs according to workers worldwide as of September 2014. During the survey, 25 percent of respondents said that they used online job boards when they secured their most recent job.
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