Instagram as part of recruitment processes (Japan)
Job positions for instagrammers (Singapore)
In Japan, where "Instagenic" won 2017 Japan buzzword award, "Insta-view" (Instagram Interview) has been getting popular as the employment process.
It is useful for companies to see the candidates' creativity and unique sense by checking their instagram exhibition.
Job seekers personalities and communication skills can be seen through the instagram's commenting activities.
"Those who have many followers are immediately profitable to company as they bring in fans together upon joining us", commented the hiring manager in the fashion industry, responding to the NHK TV interviewer.
We do not often hear the word "Insta-view" here in Singapore, but screening the candidate's SNS is getting more common.
(SNS newsletter #189 - Make your social media activities work in a positive way)
The recent CLEO Singapore magazine introduced "5 weird jobs you can actually do in Singapore", which included Food Stylist who can arrange food and props instagrammable, Mermaid, Model for hand and foot, etc.
Hiring side and job seeking side, both are in the world of "Instagenic".
Read more on the original report here.