PEAT Talks: Social Media & Job Recruiting–Leveling the “Playing Fields”

June 16, 2016, 2-2:30pm ET

Do you post job openings on Twitter and Instagram, or use LinkedIn to vet candidates? Today, 79% of job seekers use social media to locate job opportunities. In this webinar, digital marketer Eliza Greenwood will discuss steps to ensure that your social media recruiting efforts for active and passive talent can successfully reach candidates with disabilities. ​

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PEAT Talks is a monthly virtual speaker series to showcase organizations and individuals whose work is advancing accessible technology in the workplace. Held the third Thursday of every month at 2pm ET, these events are designed to be energetic and interactive discussions highlighting a spectrum of exciting work. Featured speakers will deliver a 10 to 15 minute talk and then field questions from attendees. To see upcoming events in this series, please visit our calendar.


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Digital marketer Eliza Greenwood specializes in the role of social media use among people with disabilities as a way to identify marketing opportunities, and to keep a pulse on varying trends across channels. She is currently launching an accessible training series to help people use social media for career mobility. She previously worked as a sign-language interpreter, and also directed the award-winning documentary “Austin Unbound” (2011). .