Is the reliance on a CV declining?

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Is the reliance on a CV or resume declining?

In the age of social, how important to you is being able to find out more about a candidate’s background through LinkedIn and searching the web vs a straight resume?

For a role with the need for strong digital credentials, I would mark down a candidate with a small digital footprint.

Is this fair?

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Futurist Keynote Speaker and former IBM Global Managing Partner, Andrew is a popular and sought-after presenter and commentator on issues around digital disruption and emerging technologies. He is a multiple TEDx & International Keynote Speaker. Watch his speaking showreel here, enquire about availability & fees here or listen to his latest Podcast - "The Practical Futurist Podcast" on your favourite app.

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