Web Sites Create Global Work Force

Use of careers Web sites for recruiting is now nearly ubiquitous among the Global 500.

Use of careers Web sites for recruiting is now nearly ubiquitous among the Global 500, pointing to the creation of a truly global work force, according to a new report from iLogos Research.

The report, "Global 500 Website Recruiting 2003 Survey," found that 94 percent of the worlds largest companies are recruiting online, up 3 percentage points over year-ago findings. Of that group, 96 percent of North America-based companies have corporate careers Web sites, compared with 94 percent of European companies and 96 percent of large companies in the Asia-Pacific region.