After announcing various plug-ins and platform for developers, LinkedIn have now announced launch of it’s new plug-in called ‘Apply with LinkedIn’ which allows job seekers to submit their LinkedIn profile on the company’s/employer’s website.
After crossing 100 million users worldwide and 10 million users in India, the job portal started connecting career path with connections. According to one of the sources of LinkedIn, Apply with LinkedIn will help companies with information to confirm an applicant’s identity.
For Job Applicants:
Job applicants can edit their profile before submitting it to the company’s /employer’s website. With just one click candidates can submit their public LinkedIn profile data to the employer. The best part is if employer is impressed with your profile they will soon get in touch with you. Apply with LinkedIn also helps candidates to manage any job submission on LinkedIn.com- ‘Saved Jobs’ tab in their job search.
This plug-in is very useful for companies who are looking out for candidates. After the launch of ‘Follow’ feature for company’s page and heavy usage of technology, it is much easier for companies to hire right candidates. Companies like Netflix, Photobucket, Concur subsidiary TripIt and Foodspotting have incorporated Apply with LinkedIn plug-in on their respective websites to make their search easy.
Those companies interested in this plug-in can download it on apply.linkedin.com.
After releasing LinkedIn Today – news product for professionals and partnering with Snaptu to roll out app for feature phones, Apply with LinkedIn is a very interesting plug-in brought out by the job portal.
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