Colombians turn to Linkedln for employment opportunities

Global Business

The Colombian government said nearly 49 percent of the working population had informal employment during the first quarter of 2014, meaning millions of Colombians live as day laborers without any benefits. While they have traditional found work using word-of-mouth, many are now turning to the career social networking site Linkedln to find jobs.

CCTV America’s Michelle Begue reported this story from Bogota.

Colombians turn to Linkedln for employment opportunities

Colombians turn to Linkedln for employment opportunities

The Colombian government said nearly 49 percent of the working population had informal employment during the first quarter of 2014, meaning millions of Colombians live as day laborers without any benefits. While they have traditional found work using word-of-mouth, many are now turning to the career social networking site Linkedln to find jobs. CCTV America’s Michelle Begue reported this story from Bogota.