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Submission + - Can the web ruin your career?

Batgirl writes: Bloggers beware! Your next job could be over before it's even started — according to research reported on silicon.com, employers are increasingly searching cyberspace to dig the dirt on prospective job candidates.

From the article:
"Examples of online information that has been shown to create negative information include MySpace sites that reveal excessive drinking or disrespect for work. One survey respondent said their company rejected a candidate based on activities that "did not fit ethically" into the organisation."

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