In the World

Which Facebook “friends” help most when looking for a job? It depends where you live in the world

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Jan. 18, 2017) —If a job hunt is in your plans for 2017, your social network may be the best place to start. But whether you should concentrate your networking on your numerous “weak ties,” which is how most jobs are found, or a single “strong tie” who will champion your cause depends in part on the country in which you live.