starfish.gifA starfish might not be the first thing you think of when you’re looking for that perfect media hire, but Chris Russell blogging on Cheezhead wants you to check out the Social Media Recruiting Starfish. Russell’s updated the starfish to include new tools like Jobvite, Talentseekr, and Youtube (using it as a recruiting channel).

In case you’re still not convinced: “social media, done right, can greatly reduce a company’s reliance on the major job boards, and in some cases eliminate the need entirely….social media works because it humanizes your company.”

Read more, and download the starfish, here.