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ERIC Number: EJ241881
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Feb
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Strong Ties and Job Information.
Murray, Stephen O.; And Others
Sociology of Work and Occupations, v8 n1 p119-36 Feb 1981
This study of 299 social and physical scientists at universities reveals that strong personal contacts were more useful than reliance on weak ties (acquaintances) for job information. Using personal connections for employment information is thus an efficient job seeking method. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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