Audio Conference Series Session: "Googling" Job Applicants

Event Date/Time: 

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
1:00 PM CDT - 2:30 PM CDT


Online Webinar


Employers are increasingly using the Internet to gather information about job applicants from social media sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn. This session will highlight the risks incurred as well as offer recommendations for employers when Googling information about potential employees. Topics covered include:

1. What is legally permissible in the search process

2. What are some of the benefits versus pitfalls by using this process

3. What the motivations are for searching and methods for analyzing information obtained from the Internet

Speaker: Joe Bontke, U.S. Equal Employment Opperunity Commission

CE Recognition: HRCI, CRCC, Cert. of Attendance

From the Sponsor: 

Region 5 - Great Lakes ADA Center, ADA National Network


Business, Employer, State and Local Government, People with Disabilities


Employment (ADA Title I)




Webinar Platform: Free; Teleconference Access: $25.00 non-profit, $40.00 for-profit

Registration Deadline: 

Tuesday, April 15, 2014