Not just a social network for kids: TikTok it wants to be more, much more, as the initiative testifies Resumes announced today. As you can guess from the name, it transforms the curriculum vitae in a video to bring it to the attention of companies that have open positions to fill.
Find a job, with a video on TikTik
One is at the start testing phase in the United States involving realities such as Chipotle, Target, WWE, Alo Yoga, Shopify, Contra and Movers + Shakers. It is entirely probable that, if the feedback collected is positive, the scope of the project will then be extended to other territories. Below is a translated comment from Nick Tran, Global Head of Marketing of the platform.
TikTok Resumes is officially open and accepts video resumes. We are honored to be able to collaborate with some of the most admired brands in the world to test this new system offered to job seekers, allowing them to showcase their experience and skills in an authentic and creative way.
But can your TikTok profile land you a job? Create your own video resume with #TikTokResumes and maybe you’ll land a gig with one of our partnered brands: https://t.co/T9XaJ79heS pic.twitter.com/hLRZ7VqjG3
– TikTok (@tiktok_us) July 7, 2021
Content shared by job seekers is aggregated by the tag #TikTokResumes. More information on the website tiktokresumes.com specially placed online.
Controlled by the Chinese giant ByteDance, the social network has left behind a difficult year, especially as regards the ban USA invoked by the Trump administration and then revoked by Biden. As far as Italy is concerned, the platform has been repeatedly under the magnifying glass of the Privacy Guarantor who recently imposed theadoption of new measures aimed at the protection of users, in particular younger ones who for personal reasons should not be able to log in.