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HALF OF SG STUDENTS POST INAPPROPRIATE ONLINE CONTENTS, MAY HURT CAREER PROSPECTS

Interesting to read an article about how social media can hurt your job hunt, base don studies done by 4 NTU students.In their research, they found out that more than half of the 300 students aged 18 to 25 surveyed have been posting what employers may consider inappropriate content on social media. Inappropriate content, based on a survey by JobsCentral in 2012, includes drinking or using drugs, bad mouthing previous companies or colleagues and posting provocative photos or information. That same JobsCentral survey also found that 3 in 4 employers in Singapore screen the social media accounts of potential candidates before hiring staff.

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