Final Note

Help wanted: Instagram skills required

Kai Ryssdal Jul 29, 2013
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Final Note

Help wanted: Instagram skills required

Kai Ryssdal Jul 29, 2013
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This final note today, based on a story in the Wall Street Journal. A study by a job search site called Indeed.com found requirements for social media skills are way up, even from last year.

Jobs saying Instagram skills were desirable — up 644 percent. Twitter abilities — up 44 percent.

Courtesy of the Wall Street Journal

Thing is, how hard is that stuff?

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