More employers getting closer look at workers or potential hires via applicant's facebook activity.

POSTED: Friday, July 30, 2010 - 9:14am

UPDATED: Monday, December 20, 2010 - 5:42pm

These days it's more than resume's and job app's. Social networking sites playing role in who gets paycheck.


A growing number of employers are digging a little deeper into employees and potential employees backgrounds via social networking sites like Facebook and My Space.

They're even looking at tweets and pictures that might give them more background into who they've hired and who they're hiring.

East Texans offer their two cents on if the employer's actions are underhanded or just a part of doing business these days in the job market.